What Happened on October 9, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Peters, American cartoonist

Famous Deaths

  • Gerard W Kerncamp, historian/editor-in-chief (Green Amsterdam), dies
  • Jan Dieters, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed
  • Lou Jansen, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed
  • Pieter Zeeman, Dutch physicist (Nobel Prize 1902 for Zeeman effect), dies at 78