On This Day: July 09th
This is 191st day of the year and 175 days remain in the year.
The doughnut cutter was patented by John F. Blondel of Thomaston, Me.
William Jennings Bryan delivered his "cross of gold" speech at the Democratic National Convention.
Baseball's All-Star Game ended in a tie after 11 innings. Both sides had run out of pitchers.
After more than 50 years of struggle, South Sudan declares independence and becomes Africa's 54th state.
July 09 BirthdaysSamuel Eliot Morison1887–1976, American historian, b. Boston.
Courtney Lovemusician, singer, songwriter, actor
Nikola Teslaelectrical engineer, inventor
Donald H. Rumsfeldsecretary of Defense