July 9, 1979 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • A car bomb destroys a Renault owned by famed "Nazi hunters" Serge and Beate Klarsfeld at their home in France. A note purportedly from ODESSA claims responsibility.
  • Dr Walter Massey named director of Argonne National Laboratory
  • Voyager 2 flies past Jupiter

Deaths in History

  • Cornelia Otis Skinner, dies at 78