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January 9 in recent years
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January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 356 days remaining until the end of the year (357 in leap years).

Events[]

Births[]

  • 1554 - Pope Gregory XV (d. 1623)
  • 1571 - Karel Bonaventura Buquoy, French soldier (d. 1621)
  • 1589 - Ivan Gundulic, Croatian poet (d. 1638)
  • 1624 - Empress Meishō (d. 1696)
  • 1685 - Tiberius Hemsterhuis, Dutch philologist (d. 1766)
  • 1728 - Thomas Warton, English poet (d. 1790)
  • 1773 - Cassandra Austen, English watercolorist and sister of Jane Austen (d. 1845)
  • 1790 - Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (d. 1855)
  • 1811 - Gilbert Abbott à Beckett, English writer (d. 1856)
  • 1823 - Johannes Friedrich August von Esmarch, German surgeon (d. 1908)
  • 1829 - Thomas William Robertson, English playwright (d. 1871)
  • 1829 - Adolf von Schlagintweit, German explorer (d. 1857)
  • 1832 - Félix-Gabriel Marchand, journalist, author and politician, Premier of Quebec (d. 1900)
  • 1848 - Princess Frederica of Hanover (d. 1926)
  • 1849 - John Hartley, English tennis player, double winner of Wimbledon (d. 1935)
  • 1854 - Jennie Jerome, American society beauty and mother of Winston Churchill (d. 1921)
  • 1856 - Anton Aškerc, Slovenian priest and poet (d. 1912)
  • 1864 - Vladimir Steklov, Russian mathematician (d. 1926)
  • 1868 - S. P. L. Sørensen, Danish chemist (d. 1939)
  • 1870 - Joseph B Strauss, American civil engineer (d. 1938)
  • 1873 - Hayyim Nahman Bialik, Hebrew poet (d. 1934)
  • 1875 - Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, American socialite (d. 1942)
  • 1879 - John Broadus Watson, American psychologist (d. 1958)
  • 1881 - Lascelles Abercrombie, British poet and critic (d. 1938)
  • 1881 - Edouard Beaupré, horse lifter (d. 1904)
  • 1881 - Giovanni Papini, Italian writer (d. 1956)
  • 1890 - Karel Čapek, Czech writer (d. 1938)
  • 1890 - Kurt Tucholsky, German journalist (d. 1935)
  • 1892 - Eva Bowring, American politician (d. 1985)
  • 1897 - Karl Löwith, German philosopher (d. 1973)
  • 1898 - Vilma Bánky, Hungarian actress (d. 1991)
  • 1898 - Gracie Fields, English vaudeville performer (d. 1979)
  • 1899 - Alexander Tcherepnin, Russian composer (d. 1977)
  • 1900 - Maria of Romania, Queen Consort of Yugoslavia (d. 1961)
  • 1901 - Chic Young, American cartoonist (d. 1973)
  • 1902 - Rudolph Bing, Austrian-born opera manager (d. 1997)
  • 1902 - Josemaría Escrivá, Spanish religious author (d. 1975)
  • 1903 - Hem Vejakorn, Thai illustrator (d. 1969)
  • 1904 - George Balanchine, Russian dancer/choreographer (d. 1983)
  • 1908 - Simone de Beauvoir, French author (d. 1986)
  • 1909 - Herva Nelli, Italian-born soprano (d. 1994)
  • 1911 - Gypsy Rose Lee, burlesque performer (d. 1970)
  • 1912 - Ralph Tubbs, British architect (d. 1996)
  • 1913 - Richard Nixon, 37th President of the United States (d. 1994)
  • 1914 - Kenny (Klook) Clarke, American jazz drummer and composer (d. 1985)
  • 1915 - Fernando Lamas, Argentine actor (d. 1982)
  • 1916 - Vic Mizzy, American orchestra leader
  • 1916 - Peter Twinn, English World War II code-breaker (d. 2004)
  • 1920 - Clive Dunn, British actor
  • 1920 - Hakim Mohammed Said, Pakistani scholar
  • 1921 - Lister Sinclair, Canadian broadcaster and playwright (d. 2006)
  • 1922 - Har Gobind Khorana, Nobel laureate
  • 1922 - Ahmed Sékou Touré, President of Guinea (d. 1984)
  • 1924 - Sergei Parajanov, Armenian film director (d. 1990)
  • 1925 - Lee Van Cleef, American actor (d. 1989)
  • 1926 - Jean-Pierre Côté, Canadian politician, Lieutenant governor of Quebec (d. 2002)
  • 1926 - Giannis Christou, Greek composer (d. 1970)
  • 1928 - Judith Krantz, American author
  • 1928 - Domenico Modugno, Italian singer and songwriter (d. 1994)
  • 1929 - Heiner Muller, German dramatist (d. 1995)
  • 1929 - Brian Friel, Irish dramatist
  • 1929 - Dorothea Puente, American serial killer
  • 1931 - Algis Budrys, American author
  • 1933 - Robert Garcia, American politician
  • 1934 - Bart Starr, American football player
  • 1935 - Earl G. Graves, Sr., African-American Publisher
  • 1935 - Bob Denver, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1935 - Dick Enberg, American sportscaster
  • 1936 - Anne Rivers Siddons, American writer
  • 1939 - Susannah York, British actress
  • 1940 - Jimmy Boyd, American actor and singer
  • 1940 - Barbara Buczek, Polish composer (d. 1993)
  • 1940 - Ruth Dreifuss, Swiss politician
  • 1941 - Joan Baez, American singer and activist
  • 1941 - Gilles Vaillancourt, Quebec politician
  • 1942 - Lee Kun-hee, Korean industrialist, chairman of samsung
  • 1942 - K Callan, American actress
  • 1943 - Freddie Starr, English comedian and singer
  • 1943 - Elmer MacFadyen, Canadian politician (d. 2007)
  • 1944 - Jimmy Page, English guitarist (Led Zeppelin)
  • 1947 - Ronnie Landfield, American artist
  • 1948 - Bill Cowsill, American singer (The Cowsills) (d. 2006)
  • 1948 - Cassie Gaines Backup Singer (Lynyrd Skynyrd) (d. 1977)
  • 1950 - David Johansen American singer
  • 1950 - Rio Reiser, German singer (d. 1996)
  • 1951 - Crystal Gayle, American singer
  • 1951 - M.L. Carr, basketball player and coach
  • 1952 - Hugh Bayley, British politician
  • 1955 - J. K. Simmons, American actor
  • 1956 - Kimberly Beck, American actress
  • 1956 - Imelda Staunton, British actress
  • 1956 - Mike Walczewski, American Public Address Announcer at Madison Square Garden
  • 1957 - Phil Lewis, lead singer of L.A. Guns
  • 1958 - Mehmet Ali Ağca, Turkish attempted assassin of Pope John Paul II
  • 1958 - Stephen Neale, British philosopher
  • 1959 - Mark Martin, American race car driver
  • 1959 - Rigoberta Menchú, Nobel Peace Prize laureate
  • 1959 - Cristi Minculescu, Romanian musician
  • 1959 - Otis Nixon, American baseball player
  • 1961 - Oliver Goldstick, American screenwriter
  • 1963 - Michael Everson, expert in writing systems and Unicode
  • 1965 - Eric Erlandson, American musician
  • 1965 - Joely Richardson, British actress
  • 1965 - Darren Bennett, Australian-born American football player
  • 1965 - Muggsy Bogues, American basketball player
  • 1965 - Iain Dowie, English football manager
  • 1967 - Claudio Caniggia, Argentinian footballer
  • 1967 - Steven Harwell, American singer and musician (Smash Mouth)
  • 1967 - Dave Matthews, South African singer and musician
  • 1967 - Carl Bell, American musician
  • 1968 - Jimmy Adams, West Indian cricketer
  • 1968 - Joey Lauren Adams, American actress
  • 1968 - Al Schnier, American rock guitarist
  • 1970 - Alex Staropoli, Italian keyboardist
  • 1970 - Lara Fabian, Belgian singer
  • 1971 - Daniel Dumile, American hip hop artist
  • 1971 - Scott Thornton, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1971 - Yusuke Naora, Japanese game art director
  • 1972 - Sarah Beeny, British TV personality
  • 1972 - Jay Powell, baseball player
  • 1975 - Angela Bettis, American actress
  • 1975 - Kimberley Ann Scott Mathers, former wife of Eminem
  • 1975 - Kiko Calero, baseball player
  • 1976 - Todd Grisham, American professional wrestling interviewer
  • 1976 - Radek Bonk, Czechoslovakian ice hockey player
  • 1978 - Mathieu Garon, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978 - Gennaro Gattuso, Italian footballer
  • 1978 - Chad Johnson, American football player
  • 1978 - AJ McLean, American singer
  • 1978 - Maggie Rizer, American model and AIDS activist
  • 1979 - Tomiko Van, Japanese singer
  • 1980 - Sergio García, Spanish golfer
  • 1981 - Euzebiusz Smolarek, Polish footballer
  • 1982 - Kate Middleton, girlfriend of Prince William of England
  • 1987 - Paolo Nutini, British singer/songwriter
  • 1987 - Pablo Santos, Mexican actor (d. 2006)
  • 1987 - Sam Bird, British racing driver
  • 1989 - Michaella Krajicek, Dutch tennis player
  • 1997 - Lauryn McClain, American actress and singer

Deaths[]

  • 1150 - Emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état.
  • 1282 - Abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd Hakam al Qurashi, ruler of Minorca (b. 1204)
  • 1283 - Wen Tianxiang, Prime Minister of China (executed) (b. 1236)
  • 1499 - Johann Cicero, elector of Brandenburg (b. 1455)
  • 1514 - Anna, Duchess of Brittany, queen of Charles VIII of France (b. 1477)
  • 1543 - Guillaume du Bellay, French diplomat and general (b. 1491)
  • 1562 - Amago Haruhisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1514)
  • 1571 - Nicolas Durand de Villegaignon, French naval officer (b. 1510)
  • 1598 - Jasper Heywood, English translator (b. 1553)
  • 1677 - Aernout van der Neer, Dutch painter (b. 1603)
  • 1757 - Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle, French scientist and man of letters (b. 1657)
  • 1757 - Louis Bertrand Castel, French mathematician (b. 1688)
  • 1766 - Thomas Birch, British historian (b. 1705)
  • 1799 - Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian scientist (b. 1718)
  • 1800 - Jean Étienne Championnet, French general (b. 1762)
  • 1805 - Noble Jones, American Continental Congressman (b. 1723)
  • 1848 - Caroline Herschel, German-born astronomer (b. 1750)
  • 1858 - Anson Jones, 5th and last President of Texas (suicide) (b. 1798)
  • 1873 - Napoleon III, Emperor of France (b. 1808)
  • 1876 - Samuel Gridley Howe, American abolitionist (b. 1801)
  • 1877 - Alexander Brullov, Russia painter (b. 1799)
  • 1878 - Victor Emmanuel II, King of Italy (b. 1820)
  • 1895 - Aaron Lufkin Dennison, American watch manufacturer (b. 1812)
  • 1901 - Richard Copley Christie, English scholar (b. 1830)
  • 1908 - Wilhelm Busch, German painter (b. 1832)
  • 1908 - Abraham Goldfaden, Russian-born actor (b. 1840)
  • 1911 - Edwin Arthur Jones, American composer (b. 1853)
  • 1911 - Edvard Rusjan, Slovene flight pioneer (b. 1886)
  • 1918 - Émile Reynaud, French scientist (b. 1844)
  • 1923 - Katherine Mansfield, New Zealand writer (b. 1888)
  • 1931 - Wayne Munn, wrestler (b. 1896)
  • 1936 - John Gilbert, American actor (b. 1899)
  • 1939 - Johann Strauss III, Austrian conductor (b. 1866)
  • 1939 - Johnny Gruelle, American creator of Raggedy Ann (b. 1880)
  • 1946 - Dimitrios Golemis, Greek athlete (b. 1874)
  • 1946 - Countee Cullen, American poet (b. 1903)
  • 1947 - Karl Mannheim, German sociologist (b. 1893)
  • 1960 - Elsie J. Oxenham, British children's author (b. 1880)
  • 1961 - Emily Greene Balch, American writer, Nobel Peace Prize laureate (b. 1867)
  • 1971 - Giannis Christou, Greek composer (b. 1926)
  • 1971 - Elmer Flick, baseball player (b. 1876)
  • 1972 - Ted Shawn, American dancer (b. 1891)
  • 1975 - Pierre Fresnay, French actor (b. 1897)
  • 1975 - Pyotr Sergeyevich Novikov, Russian mathematician (b. 1901)
  • 1981 - Kazimierz Serocki, Polish composer (b. 1922)
  • 1984 - Wolfgang Staudte, German director (b. 1906)
  • 1985 - Robert Mayer, British businessman and philanthropist (b. 1879)
  • 1987 - Marion Hutton, American singer (b. 1919)
  • 1987 - Arthur Lake, American actor (b. 1905)
  • 1989 - Bill Terry, baseball player (b. 1898)
  • 1990 - Spud Chandler, baseball player (b. 1907)
  • 1992 - Bill Naughton, British playwright (b. 1910)
  • 1992 - Steve Brodie, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 1993 - Sir Paul Hasluck, Governor-General of Australia (b. 1905)
  • 1994 - Johnny Temple, baseball player (b. 1927)
  • 1995 - Peter Cook, British actor and comedian (b. 1937)
  • 1995 - Souphanouvong, President of Laos (b. 1909)
  • 1997 - Edward Osobka-Morawski, Prime Minister of Poland (b. 1909)
  • 1997 - Jesse White, American actor (b. 1917)
  • 1998 - Kenichi Fukui, Japanese chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry laureate (b. 1918)
  • 2000 - Nigel Tranter, Scottish historian and author (b. 1909)
  • 2001 - Maurice Prather, American photographer (b. 1926)
  • 2003 - Will McDonough, American sports journalist (b. 1935)
  • 2004 - Norberto Bobbio, Italian philosopher (b. 1909)
  • 2005 - Gonzalo Gavira, Mexican film sound technician (b. 1925)
  • 2006 - Andy Caldecott, Australian motorcycle racer (b. 1964)
  • 2006 - Mikk Mikiver, Estonian actor, director (b. 1937)
  • 2007 - Elmer Symons, South African motorcycle racer (b. 1977)


Holidays and observances[]

Religious feasts[]

References[]

  1. ^ a b *Attwater, Donald and Catherine Rachel John. The Penguin Dictionary of Saints. 3rd edition. New York: Penguin Books, 1993. ISBN 0-140-51312-4.

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102 Familypedia people were born on January 9

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
John Adair (1757-1840)William Adair (c1718-1812)Mary Moore (1729-1797)
William John Adams (1842-1920)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
Thomas Amsden (1685-1760)Isaac Amsden (1655-1727)Jane Rutter (1659-1739)
Charles Lee Anthony (1820-1874)John Anthony (1788-1827)Elizabeth Hiller (1790-1865)
George Arbuthnot (1836-1912)John Alves Arbuthnot (1802-1875)Mary Arbuthnot (1812-1859)
William Averill (1588-1652)Edward Averill (1550-1617)Judith Treadwell (1569-1618)
Johann Leonhard Bach (1724-1796)
Orange Decator Barnum (1904-1946)Aschel James Barnum (1881-1944)Elmira Leavitt (1883-1948)
Albert Beljon (1917-1993)Albert Edward Beljon (1882-1948)Violet Irene Morris (1886-1927)
Elizabeth Catherine Bellamy (1865-1940)Zadock Bellamy (1843-1908)Miriam Sarah Moore (1846-1931)
Christiana Dorthea Bertelsen (1852-1922)Niels Pedersen Bertelsen (1808-1875)Maren Laursdatter (1807-1894)
Charles Blundell (1842-1910)Joseph Blundell (1799-1852)Jane Elkin (1817-1883)
Eliza Bourne (1860-1961)Giles Bourne (c1835-1913)Bridget Rafter (c1836-1922)
Robert Steer Bowker (1861-1928)Richard Ryther Steer Bowker (c1816-1903)Lydia Frances Phillips (1830-1878)
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136 Familypedia people died on January 9

 FatherMotherAge at death
Oliver Appleton (1677-1759)Samuel Appleton (1624-1696)Mary Lowell Oliver (1640-1692)
Alexander Arbuthnot (1768-1828)John Arbuthnot (c1728-1797)Anne Stone (c1733-1782)60
Margaret Audley (1540-1564)Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden (1488-1544)Elizabeth Grey (c1510-1564)
Mary Ann Baker (1851-1881)Charles Baker (1814-1897)Maria Cramp (1829-1888)30
Jacob Bakker (1756-1843)Cornelis Bakker (1717-1792)Maartje Jans (c1718-1791)
Mary Belding (1687-1769)Jonathan Belden (1660-1734)Mary Wright (1664-1741)82
Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley (1716-1755)James Berkeley, 3rd Earl of Berkeley (aft1679-1736)Louisa Lennox (1694-1717)
John Mathias Berry (1847-1917)
Gizella Berényi de Karancsberény (1830-1895)
Jonathan Bigelow (1646-1711)John Bigelow (1617-1703)Mary Warren (1624-1691)
Stanisław Bisping von Gallen (1916-1919)Jan Nepomucen Bisping von Gallen (1880-1947)Maria Józefa Zamoyska h. Jelita (1887-1961)
Birger Brosa (-1202)Bengt Snivil (c1110-c1180)Sigrid Lakman
Richard Henry Blackman (1867-1960)Robert Blackman (1835-1925)Jane Sloggett (1837-1922)93
Aafje Bommel (1745-1828)Cornelis Bommel (1710-1764)Marijtje Jacobs (-)
Napoleon III Bonaparte (1808-1873)Louis Bonaparte (1779-1844)Hortense E.C. de Beauharnais (1783-1837)65
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87 Familypedia people were first married on January 9

 FatherMotherJoined with
William Moore Allred (1819-1901)Isaac Allred (1788-1870)Mary Calvert (1793-1851)Orissa Angela Bates (1823-1878) + Martha Jane Martindale (1837-1860) + Mary Eleanor Osborn (1831-1906)
Richard Bayley (1745-1801)William Bayley (c1708-c1758)Susannah LeConte (c1727-)Catherine Charlton (1746-1777)+Charlotte Amelia Barclay (1759-1805)
Mary Bellamy (1769-)John Bellamy (1769-)Charles Bunch (1765-)
Hannah Bellows (1695-1787)John Bellows (1666-1750)Hannah Newton (1673-1719)Thomas Forbush (1695-1783)
Hendrik Bisseling (c1650-)Anna C. Scholten (1659-)
Joshua Booby (1793-1882)Jane Paterson (1777-1842)+Mary Bridget Twohill (1806-1901)
Jacobus Dircks Borgman (c1695-1767)Dirck Borgman (1660-c1703)Mary Werners (c1700-)
Guurtje Breed (1848-1892)Arie Breed (1820-1864)Eefje Brakeboer (c1820-?)Cornelis Takken (1850-)
George Gaines Brewster (1770-1856)Daniel Brewster (1736-1815)Tabatha Abiah Flagg (1735-)Dorcas Halt Conner (1776-1811) + Betsey Torr (1777-1841)
Mathilde Marie Brunswik von Korompa (1862-c1930)Ludwig Brunswik von Korompa (1829-1889)Mathilde Liebler von Asselt (c1835-c1890)Emil Perin von Wogenburg (1834-1904)
John Buchanan (1850-1903)John Buchanan (1819-1898)Ellen Wall (1825-1927)Ada McKenzie (c1855-1945)
Anna Bánffy de Losoncz (1877-1907)Ernő Bánffy de Losoncz (1850-1916)Cecília Esterházy de Galántha (1857-1946)Ferenc Teleki de Szék (1870-1925)
Charlotte Louisa Emily Cadogan (1852-1947)Frederick William Cadogan (1821-1904)Adelaide Paget (1820-1890)Henry Montagu Villiers (1837-1908)
Caroline Margaret Chapman (1851-1920)William Chapman (1811-1889)Martha Louisa Vansittart (1812-1889)Montagu Richard Chapman (1853-1907)
Montagu Richard Chapman (1853-1907)Benjamin James Chapman (1810-1888)Margaret Anne Fetherstone (1788-1871)Caroline Margaret Chapman (1851-1920)
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