- 68 Roman Emperor Nero commits suicide, imploring his secretary Epaphroditos to slit his throat to evade a Senate-imposed death by flogging.
- 721 Odo of Aquitaine defeats the Moors in the Battle of Toulouse.
- 1549 Book of Common Prayer is adopted by the Church of England
- 1815 End of the Congress of Vienna: New European political situation is set.
- 1977 Silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain celebrated with fireworks
- 1997 British lease on the New Territories in Hong Kong expires
1st Donald Duck cartoon, Wise Little Hen, released
On June 9, 1934