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Notable Historical Events for November 9th

1985Richard Hadlee takes 9-52 v Australia at the Gabba

1673British king Charles II dismisses Earl of Shaftesbury

1921Partito Nazionalista Fascista, forms in Italy by Mussolini

2011Shakira is honoured as Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

1925Robert A. Millikan confirms the existence of cosmic rays from outer space in a speech to the National Academy of Sciences at Madison, Wisconsin

1799Napoleon Bonaparte becomes dictator (1st consul) of France

1862US General Ulysses S. Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him

1906Theodore Roosevelt is 1st US President to visit other countries (Puerto Rico and Panama)

1965Willie Mays named NL MVP

1854Franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres

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Notable Birthdays on November 9th

1936Mary Travers, Louisville Ky, folk singer (Peter Paul & Mary)

1913Hedy Lamarr, Vienna Austria, actress (Ecstacy, Samson & Delilah)

1731Benjamin Banneker, Ellicott Md, black mathematician/surveyor (Wash DC)

1929Imre Kertész, Budapest, concentration camp survivor, writer, Nobel laureate (2002)

1941Tom Fogerty, Berkeley California, American rocker (Creedence Clearwater Revival), (d. 1990)

1980Vanessa Minnillo, Angeles City, Pampanga, Filipino-born American TV personality (Entertainment Tonight)

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Notable Weddings on November 9th

1931Actress Gloria Swanson (32) weds Michael Farmer

1935"Magnificent Obsession" actress Jane Wyatt (24) weds investment broker Edgar Bethune Ward in Santa Fe, New Mexico

1968Former "Led Zepellin" lead singer Robert Plant (19) weds Maureen Wilson

1887Painter Grandma Moses (27) weds Thomas Salmon Moses in New York

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Notable Divorces on November 9th

1968Serial killer John Wayne Gacy (26) divorces first wife Marlynn Myers after 4 years of marriage

1931Actress Gloria Swanson (32) divorces aristocrat Henri de la Falaise (33) after 6 years of marriage

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Notable Deaths on November 9th

1970Charles de Gaulle, President of France (1958-69), dies at 79

2004Stieg Larsson, Swedish author (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), dies of a heart attack at 50

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