On This Day: February 09th
This is 40th day of the year and 326 days remain in the year.
The battle of Guadalcanal ended with an American victory.
The Beatles made their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show.
Lithuanians voted overwhelmingly for independence from the Soviet Union.
A U.S. nuclear sub struck the Ehime Maru, a Japanese fishing boat.
February 09 BirthdaysWilliam Henry Harrison1773–1841, American President.
Vince Papalefootball player
J. M. Coetzeenovelist
Dean Rusksecretary of state
Carole Kingpop songwriter, singer