December 9, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Lewis F Powell Jr appointed to US Supreme Court

Deaths in History


Person of interestRalph Bunche

Ralph Bunche, American UN delegate, first person of color to win Nobel Peace Prize winner (1950), dies at 67

Diplomat and Nobel Laureate Ralph Bunche
Diplomat and Nobel Laureate
Ralph Bunche
  • Sergey Konenkov, Russian sculptor (b. 1874)