October 9, 1906 in History

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Birthdays in History

  • John Dalrymple, 13th earl of Stair, Lord-Lieutenant of Wigtownshire (1961-83)
  • Léopold Sédar Senghor, Senegalese poet and 1st President of Senegal (1960-80), born in Joal-Fadiouth, Senegal (d. 2001)

Deaths in History

  • Joseph Glidden, American inventor (barbed wire) and businessman, dies at 93