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9th of May 0328 EVENT Athanasius is elected Patriarch bishop of Alexandria.
9th of May 1092 EVENT Lincoln Cathedral is consecrated.
9th of May 1450 EVENT 'Abd al-Latif (Timurid monarch) is assassinated.
9th of May 1671 EVENT Thomas Blood, disguised as a clergyman, attempts to steal England's Crown Jewels from the Tower of London.
9th of May 1726 EVENT Five men arrested during a raid on Mother Clap's molly house in London are executed at Tyburn.
9th of May 1864 EVENT Second War of Schleswig: The Danish navy defeats the Austrian and Prussian fleets in the Battle of Heligoland.
9th of May 1868 EVENT The city of Reno, Nevada, is founded.
9th of May 1873 EVENT Der Krach: Vienna stock market crash heralds the Long Depression.
9th of May 1874 EVENT The first horse-drawn bus makes its debut in the city of Mumbai, traveling two routes.
9th of May 1877 EVENT Mihail Kogalniceanu reads, in the Chamber of Deputies, the Declaration of Independence of Romania. This day became the Independence Day of Romania.
9th of May 1877 EVENT A magnitude 8.8 earthquake off the coast of Peru kills 2,541, including some as far away as Hawaii and Japan.
9th of May 1887 EVENT Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
9th of May 1901 EVENT Australia opens its first parliament in Melbourne.
9th of May 1904 EVENT The steam locomotive City of Truro becomes the first steam engine in Europe to exceed 100 mph (160 km/h).
9th of May 1911 EVENT The works of Gabriele D'Annunzio placed by the Vatican in the Index of Forbidden Books.
9th of May 1915 EVENT World War I: Second Battle of Artois between German and French forces.
9th of May 1920 EVENT Polish-Soviet War: The Polish army under General Edward Rydz-Smig?y celebrates its capture of Kiev with a victory parade on Khreschatyk.
9th of May 1926 EVENT Admiral Richard E. Byrd and Floyd Bennett claim to have flown over the North Pole (later discovery of Byrd's diary seems to indicate that this did not happen).
9th of May 1927 EVENT The Australian Parliament first convenes in Canberra.
9th of May 1936 EVENT Italy formally annexes Ethiopia after taking the capital Addis Ababa on May 5.
9th of May 1937 EVENT Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy took to the airwaves becoming an overnight radio sensation.
9th of May 1940 EVENT World War II: The German submarine U-9 sinks the French coastal submarine Doris near Den Helder.
9th of May 1941 EVENT World War II: The German submarine U-110 is captured by the Royal Navy. On board is the latest Enigma cryptography machine which Allied cryptographers later use to break coded German messages.
9th of May 1942 EVENT Holocaust: The SS murders 588 Jewish residents of the Podolian town of Zinkiv (Khmelnytska oblast, Ukraine). The Zoludek Ghetto is destroyed and all its inhabitants murdered or deported.
9th of May 1945 EVENT World War II: Ratification in Berlin-Karlshorst of the German unconditional surrender of May 8 in Rheims, France, with the signatures of Marshal Georgy Zhukov for the Soviet Union, and for the Western Headquarters Sir Arthur Tedder, British Air Marshal and Eisenhower's deputy, and for the German side of Colonel-General Hans-Jurgen Stumpff as the representative of the Luftwaffe, Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel as the Chief of Staff of OKW, and Admiral Hans-Georg von Friedeburg as Commander-in-Chief of the Kriegsmarine.
9th of May 1945 EVENT World War II: The Channel Islands are liberated by the British after five years of German occupation.
9th of May 1946 EVENT King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy abdicates and is succeeded by Humbert II.
9th of May 1949 EVENT Rainier III of Monaco becomes Prince of Monaco.
9th of May 1950 EVENT L. Ron Hubbard's Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health is released.
9th of May 1950 EVENT Robert Schuman presents his proposal on the creation of an organized Europe, which according to him was indispensable to the maintenance of peaceful relations. This proposal, known as the "Schuman declaration", is considered by some people to be the beginning of the creation of what is now the European Union.
9th of May 1955 EVENT Cold War: West Germany joins NATO.
9th of May 1955 EVENT Sam and Friends debuts on a local United States television channel, marking the first television appearance of both Jim Henson and what would become Kermit the Frog and The Muppets.
9th of May 1960 EVENT The Food and Drug Administration announces it will approve birth control as an additional indication for Searle's Enovid, making Enovid the world's first approved oral contraceptive pill.
9th of May 1961 EVENT Jim Gentile of the Baltimore Orioles becomes the first player in baseball history to hit grand slams in consecutive innings.
9th of May 1964 EVENT Ngo Dinh Can, de facto ruler of central Vietnam under his brother President Ngo Dinh Diem before the family's toppling, is executed.
9th of May 1969 EVENT Carlos Lamarca leads the first urban guerrilla action against the military dictatorship of Brazil in Sao Paulo, by robbing two banks.
9th of May 1970 EVENT Vietnam War: In Washington, D.C., 75,000 to 100,000 war protesters demonstrate in front of the White House.
9th of May 1974 EVENT Watergate Scandal: The United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee opens formal and public impeachment hearings against President Richard Nixon.
9th of May 1980 EVENT In Norco, California, five masked gunman hold up a Security Pacific bank, leading to a violent shoot-out and one of the largest pursuits in California history. Two of the gunmen and one police officer are killed and thirty-three police and civilian vehicles are destroyed in the chase.
9th of May 1980 EVENT In Florida, Liberian freighter MV Summit Venture collides with the Sunshine Skyway Bridge over Tampa Bay, making a 1,400-ft. section of the southbound span collapse. 35 people in six cars and a Greyhound bus fall 150 ft. into the water and die.
9th of May 1987 EVENT A Polish LOT Ilyushin IL-62M "Tadeusz Kosciuszko" (SP-LBG) crashes after takeoff in Warsaw, Poland, killing 183 people.
9th of May 1992 EVENT Armenian forces capture Shusha, marking a major turning point in the Karabakh War.
9th of May 2001 EVENT In Ghana 129 football fans die in what became known as the Accra Sports Stadium Disaster. The deaths are caused by a stampede (caused by the firing of teargas by police personnel at the stadium) that followed a controversial decision by the referee.
9th of May 2002 EVENT The 38-day stand-off in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem comes to an end when the Palestinians inside agree to have 13 suspected terrorists among them deported to several different countries.
9th of May 2002 EVENT In Kaspiysk, Russia, a remote-controlled bomb explodes during a holiday parade killing 43 and injuring at least 130.
9th of May 2004 EVENT Chechen president Akhmad Kadyrov is killed by a land mine under a VIP stage during a World War II memorial victory parade in Grozny, Chechnya.
9th of May 2006 EVENT Estonia ratifies the European Constitution.
9th of May 1147 BIRTHDAY Minamoto no Yoritomo, Japanese shogun (d. 1199)
9th of May 1741 BIRTHDAY Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (d. 1816)
9th of May 1800 BIRTHDAY John Brown, American abolitionist (d. 1859)
9th of May 1801 BIRTHDAY Peter Hesketh-Fleetwood, English Member of Parliament and developer (d. 1866)
9th of May 1837 BIRTHDAY Adam Opel, German engineer and industrialist (d. 1895)
9th of May 1860 BIRTHDAY J. M. Barrie, Scottish author (d. 1937)
9th of May 1866 BIRTHDAY Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Leader of Indian Independence Movement (d. 1915)
9th of May 1873 BIRTHDAY Anton Cermak, Mayor of Chicago (d. 1933)
9th of May 1874 BIRTHDAY Howard Carter, British archaeologist (d. 1939)
9th of May 1882 BIRTHDAY Henry J. Kaiser, American shipbuilder (d. 1967)
9th of May 1882 BIRTHDAY George Barker, American painter (d. 1965)
9th of May 1883 BIRTHDAY Jose Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher (d. 1955)
9th of May 1886 BIRTHDAY Francis Biddle, United States Attorney General (d. 1968)
9th of May 1888 BIRTHDAY Rolf de Mare, Swedish art collector and museum director (d. 1964)
9th of May 1892 BIRTHDAY Zita of Bourbon-Parma, Empress of Austria-Hungary (d. 1989)
9th of May 1893 BIRTHDAY William Moulton Marston, American psychologist, writer (co-creator, Wonder Woman) (d. 1947)
9th of May 1895 BIRTHDAY Richard Barthelmess, American actor (d. 1963)
9th of May 1895 BIRTHDAY Lucian Blaga, Romanian poet, playwright, and philosopher (d. 1961)
9th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Baldur von Schirach, Nazi official (d. 1974)
9th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Kathryn Kuhlman, famed evangelist (d. 1976)
9th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Fred Warngard, Swedish athlete (d. 1950)
9th of May 1908 BIRTHDAY Mary Goldsmith, American ceramist (d. 2007)
9th of May 1909 BIRTHDAY Don Messer, Canadian country musician (d. 1973)
9th of May 1912 BIRTHDAY Pedro Armendariz, Mexican actor (d. 1963)
9th of May 1912 BIRTHDAY Geza Ottlik, Hungarian writer (d. 1990)
9th of May 1912 BIRTHDAY Per Imerslund, Norwegian writer (d. 1943)
9th of May 1914 BIRTHDAY Denham Fouts, American male prostitute and socialite (d. 1948)
9th of May 1914 BIRTHDAY Carlo Maria Giulini, Italian musician and conductor (d. 2005)
9th of May 1914 BIRTHDAY Hank Snow, American country music singer and songwriter (d. 1999)
9th of May 1918 BIRTHDAY Orville L. Freeman, American politician (d. 2003)
9th of May 1918 BIRTHDAY Mike Wallace, American journalist
9th of May 1918 BIRTHDAY Moisis Michail Bourlas, Greek member of the World War II resistance (d. 2011)
9th of May 1919 BIRTHDAY Arthur English, English actor and comedian (d. 1995)
9th of May 1920 BIRTHDAY Richard Adams, English author
9th of May 1920 BIRTHDAY William Tenn, American author (d. 2010)
9th of May 1921 BIRTHDAY Daniel Berrigan, American peace activist
9th of May 1921 BIRTHDAY Sophie Scholl, resistance fighter in Nazi Germany (d. 1943)
9th of May 1921 BIRTHDAY Mona Van Duyn, American poet (d. 2004)
9th of May 1923 BIRTHDAY Johnny Grant, American radio personality, television producer (d. 2008)
9th of May 1924 BIRTHDAY Bulat Okudzhava, Russian writer and musician (d. 1997)
9th of May 1927 BIRTHDAY Manfred Eigen, German biophysicist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
9th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Pancho Gonzalez, American tennis player (d. 1995)
9th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Ralph Goings, American painter
9th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Barbara Ann Scott, Canadian figure skater
9th of May 1929 BIRTHDAY Kay Dotrice, British actress (d. 2007)
9th of May 1930 BIRTHDAY Joan Sims, British actress (d. 2001)
9th of May 1930 BIRTHDAY Kalifa Tillisi, Libyan writer and linguist
9th of May 1931 BIRTHDAY Vance Brand, American astronaut
9th of May 1932 BIRTHDAY Geraldine McEwan, English actress
9th of May 1933 BIRTHDAY Jessica Steele, English romance novelist
9th of May 1934 BIRTHDAY Alan Bennett, British author
9th of May 1935 BIRTHDAY Nokie Edwards, American guitarist (The Ventures)
9th of May 1935 BIRTHDAY Roger Hargreaves, English children's author (Mr. Men) (d. 1988)
9th of May 1936 BIRTHDAY Albert Finney, British actor
9th of May 1936 BIRTHDAY Glenda Jackson, English actress and politician
9th of May 1937 BIRTHDAY Jose Rafael Moneo, Spanish architect
9th of May 1937 BIRTHDAY Sonny Curtis, American singer, songwriter, guitarist
9th of May 1937 BIRTHDAY David Prater, American singer (Sam & Dave) (d. 1988)
9th of May 1938 BIRTHDAY Charles Simic, Yugoslavian-born poet, 15th Poet Laureate of the United States
9th of May 1939 BIRTHDAY Ralph Boston, American athlete
9th of May 1939 BIRTHDAY Pierre Desproges, French humorist (d. 1988)
9th of May 1939 BIRTHDAY Ion Tiriac, Romanian tennis manager
9th of May 1940 BIRTHDAY James L. Brooks, American film producer and writer
9th of May 1941 BIRTHDAY Pete Birrell, British bass guitarist
9th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Tommy Roe, American singer and songwriter
9th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY John Ashcroft, United States Attorney General
9th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Vince Cable, British politician
9th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Anders Isaksson, Swedish journalist, writer, and historian (d. 2009)
9th of May 1944 BIRTHDAY Laurence Owen, American figure skater (d. 1961)
9th of May 1944 BIRTHDAY Richie Furay, American musician (Poco and Buffalo Springfield)
9th of May 1945 BIRTHDAY Steve Katz, American musician (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
9th of May 1946 BIRTHDAY Candice Bergen, American actress
9th of May 1946 BIRTHDAY Clint Holmes, English-born American singer and songwriter
9th of May 1948 BIRTHDAY Hans Georg Bock, German mathematician
9th of May 1948 BIRTHDAY Calvin Murphy, American basketball player
9th of May 1949 BIRTHDAY Billy Joel, American musician
9th of May 1950 BIRTHDAY Tom Petersson, American bass guitarist (Cheap Trick)
9th of May 1951 BIRTHDAY Alley Mills, American actress
9th of May 1953 BIRTHDAY Amy Hill, American actress
9th of May 1953 BIRTHDAY Bruno Brokken, Belgian high jumper
9th of May 1954 BIRTHDAY Lawrence Dutton, American violist
9th of May 1955 BIRTHDAY Kevin Peter Hall, American actor (d. 1991)
9th of May 1955 BIRTHDAY Anne-Sofie von Otter, Swedish mezzo-soprano
9th of May 1956 BIRTHDAY Wendy Crewson, Canadian actress
9th of May 1960 BIRTHDAY Tony Gwynn, American baseball player
9th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY Sean Altman, American singer (Rockapella)
9th of May 1962 BIRTHDAY Dave Gahan, English singer (Depeche Mode)
9th of May 1962 BIRTHDAY John Corbett, American actor
9th of May 1962 BIRTHDAY Paul Heaton, English singer/songwriter (Beautiful South)
9th of May 1963 BIRTHDAY Sanja Dolezal, Croatian singer (Novi fosili)
9th of May 1965 BIRTHDAY Janu Tornell, American model and Survivor contestant
9th of May 1965 BIRTHDAY Steve Yzerman, Canadian ice hockey player
9th of May 1965 BIRTHDAY Ken Nomura, Japanese racing driver
9th of May 1968 BIRTHDAY David Benoit, American basketball player
9th of May 1968 BIRTHDAY Marie-Jose Perec, French athlete
9th of May 1969 BIRTHDAY Amber, Dutch musician
9th of May 1969 BIRTHDAY Hudson Leick, American actress
9th of May 1970 BIRTHDAY Doug Christie, American basketball player
9th of May 1970 BIRTHDAY Ghostface Killah, American rapper
9th of May 1971 BIRTHDAY Paul McGuigan, English bassist (Oasis)
9th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Dana Perino, former White House press secretary
9th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Daniela Silivas, Romanian gymnast and Olympic Champion
9th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
9th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Lisa Ann, American Pornographic Actress
9th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Chu Sang-mi, South Korean actress
9th of May 1974 BIRTHDAY Dylan Lauren,American businesswoman & daughter of fashion designer Ralph Lauren
9th of May 1975 BIRTHDAY Brian Deegan, freestyle motocross innovator
9th of May 1975 BIRTHDAY Chris Diamantopoulos, Canadian actor
9th of May 1975 BIRTHDAY Lane Kiffin, American football coach
9th of May 1975 BIRTHDAY Tamia, Canadian singer
9th of May 1976 BIRTHDAY Christos Marangos, Greek-Cypriot footballer
9th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Choi Jeong-yoon, South Korean actress
9th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Inigo Landaluze, Spanish cyclist
9th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Maggie Dixon, American college basketball coach (d. 2006)
9th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Leandro Damian Cufre, Argentine footballer
9th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Aaron Harang, American baseball player
9th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Santiago Dellape, Argentine-born Italian rugby player
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Dionysis Boukouvalas, Greek composer, pianist and musicologist
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Rosario Dawson, American actress
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Pierre Bouvier, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Matt Morris, American singer-songwriter
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Andrew W.K., American musician
9th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Brandon Webb, American baseball player
9th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Angela Nikodinov, American figure skater
9th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Jo Hyeon-jae, South Korean actor
9th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Tony Schmidt, German racing driver
9th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Grant Hackett, Australian swimmer
9th of May 1981 BIRTHDAY Bill Murphy, American baseball player
9th of May 1981 BIRTHDAY Evangelos Tsiolis, Greek footballer
9th of May 1981 BIRTHDAY Yu Yokoyama, Japanese actor and singer
9th of May 1982 BIRTHDAY Rachel Boston, American actress
9th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Tyler Lumsden, American baseball player
9th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Ryuhei Matsuda, Japanese actor
9th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Gilles Muller, Luxembourgian tennis player
9th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Prince Fielder, American baseball player
9th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Henrique, Brazilian soccer player
9th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Jake Long, American football player
9th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Audrina Patridge, American actress
9th of May 1988 BIRTHDAY John Ryan Fitzpatrick, Canadian race truck driver
9th of May 1992 BIRTHDAY Chris Gutierrez, Filipino actor
9th of May 1993 BIRTHDAY Ryosuke Yamada, Japanese actor and singer
9th of May 1997 BIRTHDAY Zane Huett, American actor
9th of May 1315 DEATH Hugh V, Duke of Burgundy (Born 1282)
9th of May 1446 DEATH Mary of Enghien, Queen of Naples (Born 1368)
9th of May 1657 DEATH William Bradford, Governor of Plymouth Colony (Born 1590)
9th of May 1707 DEATH Dieterich Buxtehude, German composer
9th of May 1745 DEATH Tomaso Antonio Vitali, Italian violinist and composer(Born 1663)
9th of May 1747 DEATH John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair, Scottish soldier and diplomat (Born 1673)
9th of May 1760 DEATH Nicolaus Ludwig Zinzendorf, German religious and social reformer (Born 1700)
9th of May 1789 DEATH Jean Baptiste Vaquette de Gribeauval, French artillery specialist (Born 1715)
9th of May 1790 DEATH William Clingan, American delegate to the Continental Congress
9th of May 1791 DEATH Francis Hopkinson, American signer of the Declaration of Independence (Born 1737)
9th of May 1805 DEATH Friedrich Schiller, German poet and historian (Born 1759)
9th of May 1861 DEATH Peter Ernst von Lasaulx, German philosopher and writer (Born 1805)
9th of May 1889 DEATH William S. Harney, U.S. general (Born 1800)
9th of May 1914 DEATH C.W. Post, American food manufacturer (Born 1854)
9th of May 1915 DEATH Francois Faber, Luxembourgish cyclist (Born 1887)
9th of May 1918 DEATH George Cosbuc, Romanian poet (Born 1866)
9th of May 1931 DEATH Albert Abraham Michelson, German-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (Born 1852)
9th of May 1938 DEATH Thomas B. Thrige, Danish industrialist (Born 1866)
9th of May 1949 DEATH Prince Louis II of Monaco (Born 1870)
9th of May 1950 DEATH Esteban Terradas i Illa, Catalan mathematician, scientist, and engineer (Born 1883)
9th of May 1955 DEATH Kate Booth, oldest daughter of William and Catherine Booth (Born 1858)
9th of May 1957 DEATH Ezio Pinza, Italian bass (Born 1892)
9th of May 1957 DEATH Sir Ernest de Silva, Sri Lankan Philanthropist (Born 1887)
9th of May 1965 DEATH Leopold Figl, Austrian politician (Born 1902)
9th of May 1968 DEATH Finlay Currie, British actor (Born 1878)
9th of May 1968 DEATH Marion Lorne, American actress (Born 1885)
9th of May 1968 DEATH Mercedes de Acosta, American poet, playwright, costume designer, and socialite (Born 1893)
9th of May 1970 DEATH Walter Reuther, American labor leader (Born 1907)
9th of May 1970 DEATH Andrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician (Born 1884)
9th of May 1976 DEATH Jens Bj?rneboe, Norwegian author (Born 1920)
9th of May 1976 DEATH Ulrike Meinhof, German communist militant (Born 1934)
9th of May 1977 DEATH James Jones, American writer (Born 1921)
9th of May 1978 DEATH Aldo Moro, Prime Minister of Italy: 1963-1968, 1974-1976 (Born 1916)
9th of May 1979 DEATH Cyrus Eaton, Canadian-American businessman and industrialist (Born 1883)
9th of May 1981 DEATH Ralph Allen, English footballer (Born 1906)
9th of May 1985 DEATH Edmond O'Brien, American actor (Born 1915)
9th of May 1986 DEATH Tenzing Norgay, Nepalese sherpa and 1st sherpa to climb Mt. Everest (Born 1914)
9th of May 1989 DEATH Keith Whitley, American country music singer (Born 1955)
9th of May 1993 DEATH Jacques Dextraze, French Canadian military officer (Born 1919)
9th of May 1994 DEATH Elias Motsoaledi, South African freedom fighter (Born 1924)
9th of May 1997 DEATH Rawya Ateya, Egyptian politician and first female parliamentarian in the Arab world (Born 1926)
9th of May 1997 DEATH Marco Ferreri, Italian film director (Born 1928)
9th of May 1998 DEATH Alice Faye, American actress (Born 1915)
9th of May 1998 DEATH Rommie Loudd, former American football player, coach, and executive (Born 1933)
9th of May 1998 DEATH Talat Mahmood, Indian singer (Born 1924)
9th of May 2000 DEATH Arthur Davis, American animator (Born 1905)
9th of May 2001 DEATH James E. Myers, American songwriter (Rock Around the Clock) and producer (Born 1919)
9th of May 2002 DEATH Dan Devine, American football coach (Born 1924)
9th of May 2003 DEATH Russell B. Long, U.S. Senator from Louisiana (Born 1918)
9th of May 2004 DEATH Akhmad Kadyrov, Chechen president (Born 1951)
9th of May 2004 DEATH Alan King, American comedian (Born 1927)
9th of May 2005 DEATH Nasrat Parsa, Afghani singer (Born 1969)
9th of May 2007 DEATH Edith Rodriguez, woman refused emergency room treatment for gastrointestinal perforation (Born 1964)
9th of May 2007 DEATH Dwight Wilson, second-to-last Canadian World War I veteran (Born 1901)
9th of May 2008 DEATH Nuala O'Faolain, Irish journalist (Born 1942)
9th of May 2008 DEATH Jack Gibson, Australian rugby league footballer and coach (Born 1929)
9th of May 2009 DEATH Chuck Daly, American basketball coach (Born 1930)
9th of May 2009 DEATH Evgenios Spatharis, Greek shadow theatre artist (Born 1924)
9th of May 2010 DEATH Lena Horne, American singer and actress (Born 1917)
9th of May 2010 DEATH Otakar Motejl, Czechoslvakian politician (Born 1932)
9th of May 2011 DEATH Wouter Weylandt, Belgian cyclist (Born 1984)

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