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 This day in History - July 9
386 Historic Events for July 9
1863

Union troops enter Port Hudson

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1864

Franz Miller, becomes first Train Murderer

Birth
1864

Battle of Monocacy, MD US1959 CS400

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1868

1st black cabinet member in SC (Francis L Cardozo-sect of state)

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1869

Concord pipe, made from small corn kernels, invented

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1872

Doughnut cutter patents by John Blondel, Thomaston, Me

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1875

Francis Preston Blair Jr, famed St Louis lawyer, dies at 54

Death
1876

Black landowner murdered in Hamburg SC

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1877

1st Wimbledon tennis championship is held

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1878

An improved corncob pipe patents by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo

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1878

H V Kaltenborn, Milwaukee Wisc, newscaster (Who Said That?)

Birth
1879

Ottorino Respighi, Bologna Italy, composer (Pines of Rome)

Birth
1879

Friedrich Adler, Austria social-democrat/murderer of premier Strgkh

Birth
1882

Richard Hageman, Dutch/US pianist/composer/conductor (Caponsacchi)

Birth
1883

Adrien Louis Victor Boieldieu, composer, dies at 67

Death
1887

Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)

Birth
1891

Irene Coit is 1st woman admitted to Yale University

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1893

George Geary, cricketer (sturdy pace bowler for England 1924-34)

Birth
1893

Dr Daniel Hale Williams performs 1st successful open heart surgery without anesthesia

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1893

William Scotton, cricketer (wicket in 15 Tests for Eng), suicide

Death
1895

Cullen Landis, Nashville TN, actor (Soul of the Beast)

Birth
1898

Marcel Delannoy, composer

Birth
1898

Gerard Walschap, Flemish writer/journalist (Mary, Revolt in Congo)

Birth
1900

Robert Oboussier, composer

Birth
1900

Australia accepts its constitution

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