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May 9, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in History

  • Scott Pruitt, American politician (EPA head 2017-18), born in Danville, Kentucky

Deaths in History

  • Harold Gray, American comic strip artist (Little Orphan Annie), dies at 74
  • Mercedes de Acosta, American poet, playwright, costume designer, and socialite, dies at 75
1968 in History