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  • Baltimore County, Province of Maryland, British America (Now U.S.)
    Friday Nov 9, 1731

    Benjamin Banneker

    Birth

    Baltimore County, Province of Maryland, British America (Now U.S.)
    Friday Nov 9, 1731

    Benjamin Banneker was born on November 9, 1731, in Baltimore County, Maryland to Mary Banneky, a free black, and Robert, a freed slave from Guinea.




  • France
    Saturday Nov 9, 1799

    Napoleon

    Coup d'état on 9 November 1799

    France
    Saturday Nov 9, 1799

    Despite the failures in Egypt, Napoleon returned to a hero's welcome. He drew together an alliance with director Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, his brother Lucien, speaker of the Council of Five Hundred Roger Ducos, director Joseph Fouché, and Talleyrand, and they overthrew the Directory by a coup d'état on 9 November 1799 ("the 18th Brumaire" according to the revolutionary calendar), closing down the Council of Five Hundred.




  • U.S.
    Wednesday Nov 9, 1904

    The Wright brothers

    Wright's two best flights

    U.S.
    Wednesday Nov 9, 1904

    Their two best flights were November 9 by Wilbur and December 1 by Orville, each exceeding five minutes and covering nearly three miles in almost four circles.




  • Guangdong, China
    Thursday Nov 9, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Guangdong Independence

    Guangdong, China
    Thursday Nov 9, 1911

    On 9 November, Guangdong announced its independence and established a military government. They elected Hu Hanmin and Chen Jiongming as the chief and vice governor. Qiu Fengjia is known to have helped make the independence declaration more peaceful. It was unknown at the time if representatives from the European colonies of Hong Kong and Macau would be ceded to the new government.




  • China
    Thursday Nov 9, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Huang Xing invited Yuan Shikai To Join The Republic

    China
    Thursday Nov 9, 1911

    On 9 November, Huang Xing even cabled Yuan Shikai and invited him to join the Republic.




  • Stockholm, Sweden
    Thursday Nov 9, 1922

    Albert Einstein

    Nobel Prize

    Stockholm, Sweden
    Thursday Nov 9, 1922

    Einstein won Nobel Prize in physics, November 9, 1922




  • Shanghai, China
    Tuesday Nov 9, 1937

    Second Sino-Japanese War

    The NRA began a general retreat

    Shanghai, China
    Tuesday Nov 9, 1937

    On November 5, additional reinforcements of Japan landed from Hangzhou Bay. Finally, on November 9, the NRA began a general retreat.


  • Phu Doan, Vietnam
    Sunday Nov 9, 1952

    First Indochina War

    Salan Took Phu Doan

    Phu Doan, Vietnam
    Sunday Nov 9, 1952

    Salan took Phu Doan on November 9 by a parachute drop.


  • Borgo San Lorenzo, Tuscany, Italy
    Saturday Nov 9, 1957

    Fido (dog)

    Awarded a gold medal

    Borgo San Lorenzo, Tuscany, Italy
    Saturday Nov 9, 1957

    Media interest in Fido grew during his lifetime. Italian magazines Gente and Grand Hotel published the story of the dog, which also appeared in several newsreels of the Istituto Luce. Many readers were struck by the extraordinary faithfulness of Fido, including the mayor of Borgo San Lorenzo, who, on November 9, 1957, awarded him a gold medal in the presence of many citizens including Soriani's moved widow.


  • Khorramshahr, Khuzestan Province, Iran
    Sunday Nov 9, 1980

    Iran–Iraq War

    Capturing the city of Khorramshahr

    Khorramshahr, Khuzestan Province, Iran
    Sunday Nov 9, 1980

    By 24 October, most of the city was captured, and the Iranians evacuated across the Karun River. Some partisans remained, and fighting continued until 10 November.


  • Berlin, Germany
    Thursday Nov 9, 1989

    Angela Merkel

    The fall of the Berlin Wall

    Berlin, Germany
    Thursday Nov 9, 1989

    The fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989 served as the catalyst for Merkel's political career. Although she did not participate in the crowd celebrations the night the wall came down, one month later Merkel became involved in the growing democracy movement, joining the new party Democratic Awakening.Following the first (and only) multi-party election in East Germany, she became the deputy spokesperson of the new pre-unification caretaker government under Lothar de Maizière.


  • Berlin, East Germany, Germany
    Thursday Nov 9, 1989

    Berlin Wall

    Fall of the Berlin Wall

    Berlin, East Germany, Germany
    Thursday Nov 9, 1989

    The fall of the Berlin Wall began the evening of 9 November 1989 and continued over the following days and weeks, with people nicknamed Mauerspechte (wall woodpeckers) using various tools to chip off souvenirs, demolishing lengthy parts in the process, and creating several unofficial border crossings.


  • Seoul, South Korea
    Wednesday Nov 9, 1994

    Samsung

    Founding Samsung Medical Center

    Seoul, South Korea
    Wednesday Nov 9, 1994

    The Samsung Medical Center was founded on 9 November 1994, under the philosophy of "contributing to improving the nation's health through the best medical service, advanced medical research and development of outstanding medical personnel". The Samsung Medical Center consists of a hospital and a cancer center. The hospital is located in an intelligent building with floor space of more than 200,000 square meters and 20 floors above ground and 5 floors underground, housing 40 departments, 10 specialist centers, 120 special clinics and 1,306 beds.The 655-bed Cancer Center has 11 floors above ground and 8 floors underground, with floor space of over 100,000 square meters. SMC is a tertiary hospital manned by approximately 7,400 staff including over 1,200 doctors and 2,300 nurses. Since its foundation, the Samsung Medical Center has successfully incorporated and developed an advanced model with the motto of becoming a "patient-centered hospital", a new concept in Korea.


  • United Kingdom and U.S.
    Tuesday Nov 9, 1999

    James Bond

    The World Is Not Enough was published

    United Kingdom and U.S.
    Tuesday Nov 9, 1999

    The World Is Not Enough is a 1999 spy film and the nineteenth in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and the third to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.


  • Tokyo, Japan
    Monday Nov 9, 2015

    Sony Corporation

    Sony's announcement about The Betamax

    Tokyo, Japan
    Monday Nov 9, 2015

    On 9 November 2015, Sony announced that they are going to stop producing Betamax Tapes in March 2016.


  • Vietnam
    Thursday Nov 9, 2017

    Jacinda Ardern

    APEC summit

    Vietnam
    Thursday Nov 9, 2017

    Ardern flew to Vietnam on 9 November for her first visit to an APEC summit.


  • Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.
    Friday Nov 9, 2018

    Mass Shootings in the United States

    Thousand Oaks Shooting

    Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.
    Friday Nov 9, 2018

    A mass shooting took place on November 7, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, California, United States, at the Borderline Bar and Grill, a country-western bar frequented by college students. Thirteen people were killed, including the perpetrator, who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, and a police officer who was shot multiple times, with the fatal wound accidentally being fired by another officer. Ten to twelve others were injured. Police identified the killer as 28-year-old Ian David Long, a United States Marine Corps veteran.


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