Today in History, English
Today in History, English

127801November 9Event1923 – In Munich, Germany, police and government troops crush the Beer Hall Putsch in Bavaria. The failed coup is the work of the Nazis.
127802November 9Event1935 – The Congress of Industrial Organizations is founded in Atlantic City, New Jersey, by eight trade unions belonging to the American Federation of Labor.
127803November 9Event1937 – Japanese troops take control of Shanghai, China.
127804November 9Event1938 – The Nazi German diplomat Ernst vom Rath dies from the fatal gunshot wounds of Jewish resistance fighter Herschel Grynszpan, an act which the Nazis used as an excuse to instigate the 1938 national pogrom, also known as Kristallnacht (Crystal Night).
127805November 9Event1940 – Warsaw is awarded the Virtuti Militari.
127806November 9Event1953 – Cambodia gains independence from France.
127807November 9Event1960 – Robert McNamara is named president of Ford Motor Co., the first non-Ford to serve in that post. A month later, he resigned to join the administration of newly elected John F. Kennedy.
127808November 9Event1963 – At Miike coal mine, Miike, Japan, an explosion kills 458, and hospitalises 839 with carbon monoxide poisoning.
127809November 9Event1965 – Several U.S. states and parts of Canada are hit by a series of blackouts lasting up to 13 hours in the Northeast blackout of 1965.
127810November 9Event1965 – The Catholic Worker Movement member Roger Allen LaPorte, protesting against the Vietnam War, sets himself on fire in front of the United Nations building.
127811November 9Event1967 – Apollo program: NASA launches the unmanned Apollo 4 test spacecraft atop the first Saturn V rocket from Cape Kennedy, Florida.
127812November 9Event1967 – The first issue of Rolling Stone magazine is published.
127813November 9Event1970 – Vietnam War: The Supreme Court of the United States votes 6 to 3 against hearing a case to allow Massachusetts to enforce its law granting residents the right to refuse military service in an undeclared war.
127814November 9Event1979 – Nuclear false alarm: the NORAD computers and the Alternate National Military Command Center in Fort Ritchie, Maryland detected purported massive Soviet nuclear strike. After reviewing the raw data from satellites and checking the early-warning rada
127815November 9Event1985 – Garry Kasparov, 22, of the Soviet Union becomes the youngest World Chess Champion by beating Anatoly Karpov, also of the Soviet Union.
127816November 9Event1989 – Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall. Communist-controlled East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall allowing its citizens to travel to West Germany. This key event led to the eventual reunification of East and West Germany, and fall of commun
127817November 9Event1993 – Stari Most, the "old bridge" in Bosnian Mostar built in 1566, collapses after several days of bombing.
127818November 9Event1994 – The chemical element darmstadtium is discovered.
127819November 9Event1998 – A US federal judge orders 37 US brokerage houses to pay 1.03 billion United States dollars to cheated NASDAQ investors to compensate for price fixing. This is the largest civil settlement in United States history.
127820November 9Event1998 – Capital punishment in the United Kingdom, already abolished for murder, is completely abolished for all remaining capital offences.
127821November 9Event2005 – The Venus Express mission of the European Space Agency is launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
127822November 9Event2005 – Suicide bombers attacked three hotels in Amman, Jordan, killing at least 60 people.
127823November 9Event2007 – The German Bundestag passes the controversial data retention bill mandating storage of citizens' telecommunications traffic data for six months without probable cause.
127824November 9Event2012 – A train carrying liquid fuel crashes and bursts into flames in northern Burma, killing 27 people and injuring 80 others.
127825November 9Event2012 – At least 27 people are killed and dozens are wounded in conflicts between inmates and guards at Welikada prison in Colombo.
127826November 9Birth1389 – Isabella of Valois (d. 1409)
127827November 9Birth1414 – Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg (d. 1486)
127828November 9Birth1455 – Johann V of Nassau-Vianden-Dietz (d. 1516)
127829November 9Birth1522 – Martin Chemnitz, German astrologer and theologian (d. 1586)
127830November 9Birth1606 – Hermann Conring, German philosopher and educator (d. 1681)

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