On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st US duplicate auction bridge championship held, Lake Placid, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Tallon, Australian cricketer (brother of Don, Queensland leggie), born in Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia (d. 1972)
  • Willi Stoph, German politician (Prime Minister of German Democratic Republic 1964-73), born in Schöneberg, Berlin, Germany (d. 1999)