On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Wright, American free jazz saxophonist, born in Grenada, Mississippi (d. 1990)
  • Mercedes Sosa, Argentinian singer (exponent of nueva canción), born in San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán, Argentina (d. 2009)
  • Ronnie Burns, American actor and adopted son of George Burns, born in Evanston, Illinois (d. 2007)
  • Wim [Willem Frederik] Duisenberg, Dutch Minister of Finance (PvdA), born in Heerenveen, Netherlands (d. 2005)
1935 Highlights

About July 9, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer