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 This day in History - July 9
386 Historic Events for July 9
1901

Jester Hairston, NC, actor (Thats My Mama, Rolly-Amen)

Birth
1901

Barbara Cartland, romance author (Camfield #69)

Birth
1902

Gerhard Pohl, German writer (Crazy Ferdinand)

Birth
1904

10th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 303 at Glen View Club IL

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1905

Clarence Campbell, Saskatchewan, 3rd NHL pres (1946-77)

Birth
1906

Beene Dubbelboer, Dutch writer (Secret Resistance)

Birth
1906

Walter Sande, Denver CO, actor (Navy vs Night Monsters)

Birth
1908

CHU (Christian Historic Union) Dutch political party forms

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1909

Kasimir Felix Badeni, Premier of Polish/Austria (1895-97), dies at 62

Death
1910

Harold C Fox, fashion designer/musician

Birth
1910

Walter Brookins becomes 1st to pilot an airplane to 1 mile altitude

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1911

Clan Fraser of Lovat, soldier/landowner

Birth
1911

Lord Lovat, [Shimi], Scottish cattle breeder/leader of clan Fraser

Birth
1914

Bill Tallon, cricketer (brother of Don, Queensland leggie)

Birth
1914

1st US duplicate auction bridge championship held, Lake Placid, NY

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1914

Willi Stoph, president German DR

Birth
1915

David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943)

Birth
1915

Germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa

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1916

1st cargo submarine to cross Atlantic arrives in US from Germany

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1916

Joe Liggins, US composer (Pink Champagne)

Birth
1916

Edward Heath, (C) British PM (1970-74)

Birth
1917

British warship "Vanguard" explodes at Scapa Flow killing 804

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1917

Ted Steele, Hartford Ct, orch leader (Cavalcade of Stars)

Birth
1918

Congress creates Distinguished Service Medal

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1918

101 killed and 171 injured in worst US train wreck, Nashville, Tenn

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