January 9, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Frans Schollaert succeeds De Trooz as premier of Belgium
  • Muir Woods National Monument, California, established

Birthdays in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Simone de Beauvoir, France, author (Mandarins, 2nd Sex)

Deaths in History

  • Abraham Goldfaden, US Yiddish stage performer (Shulamis), dies at 67
  • Wilhelm Busch, writer, dies