On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1935

Historical Events

  • Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) labor union forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Gibson, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (NL Cy Young Award 1968, 70; NL MVP 1968; 9 x MLB All Star; St. Louis Cardinals), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2020)

Famous Weddings

Jane Wyatt

"Magnificent Obsession" actress Jane Wyatt (24) weds investment broker Edgar Bethune Ward in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Paolo Orsi, Italian Archaeologist, dies at 76
1935 Highlights

About November 9, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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