Historical Events on June 9 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 253 of 253

  • 1993 "Tout capour ca!" (1993) premieres in France
  • 1993 "What's Love Got to Do with It" (1993) premieres
  • 1993 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat LA Kings, 4 games to 1
  • 1993 Tickets for Indians 1st season in Jacobs Field go on sale
  • 1994 "Hudsucker Proxy" premieres in Germany
  • 1994 5.6 earthquake strikes southern Mexico
  • 1994 Angolan plane bombs school in Waku Kungo (89 killed)
  • 1995 Brady Bunch Movie (1995) premieres in UK
  • 1995 Congo (1995) premieres in USA
  • 1995 Dumb & Dumber (1994) premieres in Sweden
  • 1995 Killer (1994) premieres in UK
  • 1995 Kiss of Death (1995) premieres in UK
  • 1995 Man of the House (1995) premieres in UK
  • 1995 Neak Sre (1993) premieres in UK
  • 1995 Party Girl (1995) premieres in USA
  • 1995 Smoke (1995) premieres in USA

  • 1995 Wigstock The Movie (1994) premieres in USA
  • 1996 Sunday League cricket game Kent 6-314 overhaul Leicestershire's 4-311
  • 1996 95th Men's French Open: Yevgeny Kafelnikov beats Michael Stich (7-6, 7-5, 7-6)

Sport awardTennis Open

1996 95th Women's French Open: Steffi Graf beats Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (6-3, 6-7, 10-8)

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
  • 1997 British lease on the New Territories in Hong Kong expires
  • 1997 Detroit Tigers baseball team bat out of order against Oakland A's in 1st inning

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1998 Abdulsalami Abubakar succeeds Sani Abacha as military President of Nigeria

President of Nigeria Sani Abacha
President of Nigeria
Sani Abacha
  • 1999 Kosovo War: the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and North Atlantic Treaty Organization sign a peace treaty.
  • 2001 133rd Belmont: Gary Stevens aboard Point Given wins in 2:26.80
  • 2001 Stanley Cup: Colorado Avalanche defeat New Jersey Devils 4-3

Sport awardGolf Major

2002 48th LPGA Championship won by Se Ri Pak

LPGA Golfer Se Ri Pak
LPGA Golfer
Se Ri Pak
  • 2002 101st Men's French Open: Albert Costa beats Juan Carlos Ferrero (6-1, 6-0, 4-6, 6-3)
  • 2002 101st Women's French Open: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-5, 6-3)
  • 2003 Stanley Cup: New Jersey Devils defeat first time finalists Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 4-3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2006 King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand celebrates the 1st of 3 national holidays to commemorate his 60 years on the throne.

King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej
King of Thailand
Bhumibol Adulyadej
  • 2007 139th Belmont: John Velazquez aboard Rags To Riches wins in 2:28.74
  • 2009 Brazil officially enters recession

Music awardsMusic Awards

2010 44th CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert & Keith Urban wins

  • 2010 Hungary comes out of recession after experiencing 0.9% growth in the first quarter as a result of growing exports and effective government spending measures
  • 2010 Finland falls back into a state of recession after GDP contracted 0.4% in Q1 2010 and 0.2% in Q4 2009
  • 2010 Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks defeat Philadelphia Flyers 4-2
  • 2012 Burma (Myanmar) riots kill 20 people and burn down 300 houses
  • 2012 It is announced that up to $125 million dollars in loans will be given to aid Spain's struggling banks
  • 2012 144th Belmont: John Velazquez aboard Union Rags wins in 2:30.42
  • 2013 59th LPGA Championship won by Inbee Park

  • 2013 67th Tony Awards: Kinky Boots & Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2013 Edward Snowden publicly makes his identity known as the leaker of NSA documents

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
NSA Contractor
Edward Snowden

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2014 Laverne Cox becomes the first transgender person to appear on the cover of "Time" Magazine

Actress Laverne Cox
Laverne Cox
  • 2015 Chris Heston of the San Francisco Giants becomes the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter in the 2015 MLB season

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2016 US President Barack Obama officially endorses Hillary Clinton as Democratic Presidential nominee

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • 2016 World Health Organisation advises delaying pregnancy in areas with the Zika virus
  • 2016 Successful attempts to turn CO2 gases into stone underground in Iceland published in the journal "Science"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2016 Elizabeth Warren formally endorses Hillary Clinton for president

US Senator Elizabeth Warren
US Senator
Elizabeth Warren
Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2017 Tennis player Venus Williams causes car accident that leads to death of another passenger in Palm Beach, Florida

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • 2018 French Open Women's Tennis: Romanian Simona Halep wins her first Grand Slam singles title beating American Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-4, 6-1
  • 2018 150th Belmont Stakes: Justify wins with Mike Smith aboard to become 13th Triple Crown winner