1431 – In France, a lawsuit was started against ‘Joan of Arc’.
1718 – France declares war against Spain.
1768 – Philip Estelle performed the first ‘Modern Circus’.
1792 – Turkey and Russia sign peace agreement
1816 – Sir Humphrey Davy tested the first ‘davi lamps’ for the miners.
1914 – Mahatma Gandhi returns to India from South Africa (1915 also explains why it is confirmed).
1918 – Battle of the Bear Valley: The battle between the Red Indians and the American soldiers is the battle of ‘Battle of Beer Valley’.
1923 – Juan de la Cierva created the first ‘Autogaster Flight’.
1941 – Six thousand Jews were killed in Bucharest, the capital of the European country of Romania.
1951 – United States officially opens UN headquarters in New York.
1960 – Construction of a dam named Asavan on the Nile in Egypt began.
1964 – After the US flag was hoisted on the Panama Canal, there was a sharp rise in the rebellion against the United States in Panama, during which American soldiers casualties and wounded many people.
1970 – The Constitution was adopted in Singapore.
1982 – The first Indian scientist reached Antarctica.
1991 – Meeting between US and Iraqi delegates in Geneva peace talks regarding Iraqi occupation of Oman.
2001 – Bill approved for returning the property of Hindus in Bangladesh
2005 – Election to remove Arafat from the top post of ‘Palestine Liberation Organization’.
2005 – P.L.O. President Mahmoud Abbas won the presidential election of Palestine.
2007 – First state ministry constituted in Japan
2008 – Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal has appointed nine ministers in his ministry.
2008 – Sri Lanka’s army occupy the LTTE area.
2009 – Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee was selected for the Baby Jan Foundation Award for doing outstanding work in the public sector.
2010 – The CBI has accepted the Haryana Government’s request to be investigated in Ruchika cases.
2011 – Iran Air Flight Flight 277 crashes, 77 deaths
2012 – Lionel Messi wins FIFA Ballon d’Or (Best Footballer) for the second consecutive year.
Born on 9th January
1768 – The revolutionary leader of France, Lazer Hosch, was born.
1889 – Vrindavan Lal Verma, historical novelist and essayist
1922 – Hargobind Khurana, Indian biochemist, awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine in the field of physiology.
1927 – Sunderlal Bahuguna – prominent environmentalist and chief leader of ‘Chipko movement’
1934 – Mahendra Kapoor, famous playback singer from Hindi cinema.
1968 – Former West Indies captain and batsman Jimmy Adams was born. He scored 3012 in 54 Tests and 2204 runs in ODIs.
1974 – Firhan Akhtar, Indian Bollywood Director, Actor, Film Producer, Singer
1983 – Sharad Malhotra, Indian television actor.
Died on 9th January
1873 – Napoleon Bonaparte III, who was counted among the most courageous European rulers of the 19th century, died.
1945 -Saar Chhoturam – India’s freedom fighter and politician.
2003 – Qamar Jalalabadi – Famous songwriter and poet of Indian Hindi cinema
Important events and festivities of 9th January
Shri Yethendra Sureshwar Divas (Tridenti Jain).
Sir Chhotram Smriti Day
Mr. Hargovind Khurana Jayanti (Nobel Prize awarded).