On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1943

Historical Events

  • 5th German Panzer army surrenders in Tunisia
  • Rotschild-Haddassh University Hospital opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Milner, American pop-rock pianist and organ player (Every Mother's Son "Come On Down to My Boat"), and dentist, born in New York
  • John Hugen Tobler, British rock music journalist and record company executive (ZigZag Magazine co-founder), born in England
  • Maurice Foster, Jamaican cricketer (West Indies batsman of 70's), born in St. Mary, Jamaica
1943 Highlights

About May 9, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus