April 09 in History – What happened on 09 April in Past

09 April - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on April 09, the day number in a year is 99 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 100. April 09 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

April 09 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1413Henry V, who is featured in three plays by William Shakespeare,was crowned King of England.
1544Italian War of 1542–46-French and Spanish forces fought a massive pitched battle in the Piedmont region of Italy.
1669The Mughal emperor Aurangzeb ordered the demolition of all Hindu schools and temples.
1756Nawab Ali Vardi Khan of Bengal died at the age of 80.
1860On his phonograph machine, Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville made the oldest known recording of an audible human voice,when he recorded himself singing 'Au clair de la lune'.
1860For the first time, the voice of man was notated.
1865With their supply trains destroyed by Union troops one day earlier, Confederate forces under Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant at the McLean House near the Appomattox Court House in Virginia, effectively ending the American Civil War.
1888The Concertgebouw concert hall in Amsterdam was inaugurated.
1917First World War-The Canadian Corps began the first wave of attacks at the Battle of Vimy Ridge in Vimy, France.
1918World War I Aníbal Milhais's actions during the Battle of the Lys made him the only person to be awarded Portugal's highest military honour, the Order of the Tower and Sword, directly on the battlefield.
1937The first Japanese aircraft to fly from Japan to Europe was built.
1939After being denied permission to perform at Constitution Hallby the Daughters of the American Revolution, African American singerMarian Anderson gave an open-air concert on the steps of the LincolnMemorial in Washington, D.C.
1940During the German invasion of Norway, Vidkun Quisling seized control of the government in a Nazi-backed coup d'état.
1942World War II-Japanese forces defeated Allied troops at the Battle of Bataan on the Bataan Peninsula in the Philippines before beginning to forcibly transfer more than 90,000 prisoners of war to prison camps in the Bataan Death March.
1948Fighters from the Irgun and Lehi Zionist paramilitary groups attacked Deir Yassin near Jerusalem, killing over 100.
1957Egypt reopened the Suez Canal for trade.
1959NASA announced the selection of the Mercury Seven, the first astronauts in Project Mercury.
1961Joseph Gand got status as the first native Roman Catholic priest in Sierra Leone.
1963British politician Sir Winston Churchill became an honorary citizen of the United States.
1965The Indo-Pak war broke out in Kutch's run.
1965The West German Parliament extended the statute of limitations on Nazi war crimes.
1967The first Boeing 737 took its maiden flight, eventually becoming the most ordered and produced commercial passenger jet airliner in the world.
1972The Soviet Union and Iraq signed the Treaty of Friendship.
1988Li Peng became the Prime Minister of China.
1989Asia's first fully underground Sanjay hydroelectric project was started.
1994BPAA U.S. Open by Justin Hromek.
1995Translation' closes at Plymouth Theatre New York City after 25 performances.
199559th Golf Masters Championship: Ben Crenshaw wins, shooting a 274.
1997NFL announces it will give $3M to CFL and possible 'World Classic Bowl'.
1998More than 150 passengers died in stampede near Mina in Saudi Arabia.
1999President of Niger Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara was shot to death by soldiers in Niamey.
1999The assassination of Niger President Ibrahim Bare Mansara.
1999Niger president Ibrahim Bar Mensara was assassinated.
2002In Bahrain, women were allowed to participate in the corporation elections.
2003Invasion of Iraq Coalition forces captured Baghdad and the statue of Saddam Hussein in Firdos Square was toppled .
2004The Supreme Court of Portugal requested a re-review of the extradition order of India, the wanted mafia gangster Abu Salem, in several criminal cases in India.
2005Charles, Prince of Wales, married his long-time mistress Camilla Parker Bowles.
2005The Crown Prince of Britain was married to Camilla.
2006Confirmation of Saturn-like ring around Uranus planet.
2010About 200 people were buried under their homes due to a landslide in Morro do Bumba, near Rio de Janeiro. Rescue operations were carried out immediately.
2011In Djibouti, Ismail Omar Guelleh sworn in as the President. He was re-elected getting 79% of the votes.
2011Iowa’s Momota Country was hit by a tornado. It is located in the mid-western United States. Several people lost their life.
2012“The Lion King” earned a lot & ran houseful for several days. It even overtook the movie, “Phantom of the Opera”.
2012FaceBook purchased Instagram, a photo sharing application. It purchased it for $1 billion.
2013Japan set Patrol missiles in central Tokyo & Okinawa Island. Two warships were to patrol the Sea of Japan.
2013The French Senate approved a gay marriage bill.
2013The French Senate approved a bill for gay marriage.

Famous Birthdays of April 09:

YearName / Profession / Country
1930F. Albert Cotton / Academic / United States of America
1917Johannes Bobrowski / Poet / Germany
1971Peter Canavan / Footballer / Ireland
1867Chris Watson / Politician / Australia
1937Simon Brown / Judge / United Kingdom
1982Carlos Hernández / Footballer / Costa Rica
1888Sol Hurok / Talent Manager / United States of America
1988Jeremy Metcalfe / Racing Car Driver / United Kingdom
1944Heinz-Joachim Rothenburg / Shot Putter / Germany
1945Steve Gadd / Drummer / United States of America
1921Frankie Thomas / Actor / United States of America
1912Lev Kopelev / Author / Germany
1937Marty Krofft / Writer / Canada
1962Ihor Podolchak / Director / Ukraine
1975David Gordon Green / Writer / United States of America
1976Kyle Peterson / Baseball Player / United States of America
1985Antonio Nocerino / Footballer / Italy
1953Hal Ketchum / Writer / United States of America
1949Tony Cragg / Sculptor / United Kingdom
1956Nigel Shadbolt / Scientist / United Kingdom
1955Joolz Denby / Poet / United Kingdom
1946David Webb / Footballer / United Kingdom
1929Sharan Rani Backliwal / Scholar / India
1971Leo Fortune-West / Footballer / United Kingdom
1770Thomas Johann Seebeck / Academic / Germany
1990Ryan Williams / Footballer / United States of America
1846Paolo Tosti / Educator / United Kingdom
1960Jaak Aab / Politician / Estonia
1917Brad Dexter / Actor / United States of America
1945Peter Gammons / Journalist / United States of America

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Read in Hindi : 09 अप्रैल की प्रमुख ऐतिहासिक घटनाएं

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