On This Day: January 09th
This is 9th day of the year and 357 days remain in the year.
Connecticut became the 5th state in the United States.
Mississippi became the second state to secede from the Union.
Anti-American rioting broke out in the Panama Canal Zone.
January 09 BirthdaysRichard Nixon1913–1994, 37th United States President.
Kate MiddletonDuchess of Cambridge
John B. Watsonpsychologist
Har Gobind Khoranabiochemist
Simone de Beauvoirauthor
Carrie Chapman Cattsuffragist
Joan Baezfolk singer and political activist
Hayyim Nahman Bialikpoet, publisher