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  • U.S.
    Saturday May 9, 1953

    Neil Armstrong

    Promotion

    U.S.
    Saturday May 9, 1953

    He was promoted to lieutenant (junior grade) on May 9, 1953.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday May 9, 1974

    Richard Nixon

    Opening The Impeachment Hearings against The President

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday May 9, 1974

    The House Judiciary Committee opened impeachment hearings against the President on May 9, 1974, which were televised on the major TV networks. These hearings culminated in votes for impeachment.




  • California, U.S.
    Wednesday May 9, 2012

    Samsung

    Acquiring mSpot

    California, U.S.
    Wednesday May 9, 2012

    On 9 May 2012, mSpot announced that it had been acquired by Samsung Electronics with the intention of a cloud based music service. The succeeding service was Samsung Music Hub.




  • Austin, Texas, U.S.
    Monday May 9, 2016

    Uber

    Uber and Lyft cease operations in Austin

    Austin, Texas, U.S.
    Monday May 9, 2016

    On May 9, Uber and Lyft cease operations in Austin, Texas. This is in response to a city ordinance upheld by Austin voters on May 7 that would require drivers for Uber, Lyft, and other transportation network companies to get fingerprint checks, to have their vehicles labeled, and to not pick up and drop off in certain city lanes.




  • U.S.
    Tuesday May 9, 2017

    Donald Trump

    Trump dismissed FBI director James Comey

    U.S.
    Tuesday May 9, 2017

    On May 9, 2017, Trump dismissed FBI director James Comey. He first attributed this action to recommendations from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, which criticized Comey's conduct in the investigation about Hillary Clinton's emails.




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