On This Day

July 9, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dutch-American Physicist Abraham Pais is awarded his Ph.D. in Holland five days before a Nazi deadline banning Jews from receiving degrees

Birthdays in History

  • James Scott, director (Strike it Rich)
  • Scotty Baesler, American politician (U.S. House of Representatives from Kentucky), born in Lexington, Kentucky