On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 2014

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Joko Widodo is elected President of Indonesia

President of Indonesia Joko Widodo
President of Indonesia
Joko Widodo
  • Spokesperson for Medical Aid for Palestinians claims that at least 7 children have been killed by Israeli air strikes
  • Typhoon Rammasun begins and kills 151 people

Famous Deaths


Person of interestEileen Ford

Eileen Ford, American modelling agency executive and co-founder (Ford Modelling Agency), dies from complications of meningioma and osteoporosis at 92

Co-Founder of Ford Models Eileen Ford
Co-Founder of Ford Models
Eileen Ford

2014 Highlights

About July 9, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer