On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • William Lipscomb, American chemist working in nuclear magnetic resonance, theoretical chemistry, boron chemistry, and biochemistry (Nobel 1976), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2011)
1919 Highlights

About December 9, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius