What Happened on July 9, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chiang Kai-shek appointed to national-revolutionary supreme commander

Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek
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Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Roy Mottelson, American-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
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