Historical Events on December 9, 1961

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "From the Second City" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 87 performances
  • "Let It Ride" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 68 performances
  • SS-Obersturmbannf├╝hrer (lieutenant colonel) Adolf Eichmann found guilty of war crimes in Israel
  • Tanganyika gains independence from Britain, takes name Tanzania