On This Day

Historical Events on November 9 (Part 2)

Sports History

2019 Last segment of "Coach's Corner with Don Cherry and Ron MacLean airs after 37 years in Canada

  • 2020 US recorded COVID-19 cases pass 10 million, with 1 million new cases recorded in 10 days. Death toll over 237,000. [1]
  • 2020 Drugmakers BioNTech and Pfizer announce their COVID-19 vaccine to be over 90% effective in a first look at the results from their phase 3 trial involving nearly 44,000 people
  • 2020 Peru's Congress votes to impeach and oust President Martín Vizcarra on corruption charges
  • 2020 2020 becomes busiest Atlantic hurricane season ever as tropical storm Theta named record 29th storm
  • 2020 US Attorney General William Barr controversially approves federal investigations into voter fraud for the US elections

Historic Event

2021 EU accuses Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko of "inhuman, gangster-style approach" to thousands of migrants massing on their border with Poland in freezing conditions

  • 2021 105 year old Julia Hawkins sets world record as first woman and first American her age to run 100 meters Louisiana Senior Olympic Games [1]

Film & TV History

2021 Actor Paul Rudd is named People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive