Thursday, March 9, 2017

March 9: On This Day in History

On This Day in History

March 9, 2017

 Historical Events

1522  Marten Luther begins preaching his Invocavit Sermons in the German city of Wittenberg

1776  Publication of the influential economics book "The Wealth of Nations" by Adam Smith

1918  Russian Bolshevik Party becomes the Communist Party

1933  US Congress is called into special session by FDR, beginning its "100 days"

1961  Soviet flight Sputnik 9 carries and returns a dog named Chernushka (Blackie), frogs and a guinea pig from orbit

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Famous Birthdays

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Famous Deaths


Johann Pachelbel

(1653 - 1706)

Menachem Begin

(1913 - 1992)
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March 8th: Sinatra Snaps the Fight of the Century


Sinatra does it his way and secures a ringside seat as a photographer for the "Fight of the Century" between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.
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