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 This day in History - September 9
441 Historic Events for September 9
1880

President Hayes visits SF

Event
1880

Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony)

Birth
1881

Egyptian military coup under colonel Arab "El Wahid"

Event
1887

Raymond Walburn, Plymouth In, actor (Christmas in July)

Birth
1887

Alfred M Landon, (R-Ks) pres candidate (1932, 1936)

Birth
1888

John van Swieten, Dutch governor of West-Sumatra, dies at 71

Death
1890

Harland Sanders, Henryville Ind, colonel/CEO (Kentucky Fried Chicken)

Birth
1892

Bruno Sturmer, composer

Birth
1892

E E Barnard at Lick discovers Amalthea, 5th Jupiter moon

Event
1895

American Bowling Congress forms (NYC)

Event
1896

Fritz Reuter, composer

Birth
1898

Frank "Fordham Flash" Frisch, NYC, baseball player (NL MVP 1931)

Birth
1898

St‚phane Mallarm‚, French publisher (L'aprŠs-midi d'un faune), dies

Death
1898

Ottawa Football Club re-organizes into the Rough Riders

Event
1899

French Capt Alfred Dreyfus sentenced on unjust grounds

Event
1899

Neil Hamilton, Lynn Mass, actor (Commisioner Gordon-Batman)

Birth
1899

Louis Cheslock, composer

Birth
1900

James Hilton, English novelist (Goodbye Mr Chips)

Birth
1901

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French painter, dies at 36

Death
1901

Willem baron of Goltstein of Oldenaller, minister of Cologne dies

Death
1902

Titus AJ van Asch van Wijck, gov of Suriname (1891-97), dies at 53

Death
1903

6 km long Engadin-railroad tunnel of Switzerland inaugurated

Event
1904

Boston Herald again refers to NY baseball club as Yankees, when it reports "Yankees take 2," Yankee name not official till 1913

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1904

Mounted police 1st used in NYC

Event
1905

Maurice Charles mile Barlier, French resistance fighter

Birth