On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Recording

John Coltrane's Quartet records their greatest work "A Love Supreme" at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Jazz Musician John Coltrane
Jazz Musician
John Coltrane

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Landers, German guitarist (Rammstein)
  • Petr Briza, hockey goalie (Team Czech Rep), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Sitwell, English poet and author (Wheels), dies at 77