What Happened on July 9, 2019

Historical Events

  • Indian restaurateur "dosa king" P. Rajagopal finally begins his life sentence for organizing a murder, 15 years after he was convicted
  • Northern Ireland MPs vote to extend same-sex marriage and make abortion legal to bring it in line with rest of UK

Famous Deaths

  • Fernando de la RĂșa, Argentine politician, 51st President of Argentina (1999-2001), dies at 81
  • Rip Torn [Elmore Rual Torn Jr], American actor, voice artist and comedian (Cross Creek, The Larry Sanders Show), dies at 88

Ross PerotRoss Perot (1930-2019)

American businessman (Electronic Data Systems, Perot Systems), billionaire and presidential candidate (1992, 1996), dies of leukemia at 89

  • William E. Dannemeyer, American politician who opposed LGBT rights (Rep-R-CA, 1979-93), dies at 89

About July 9, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

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