On This Day

July 9, 2002 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The African Union is established in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The first chairman is Thabo Mbeki, President of South Africa.

President of South Africa Thabo Mbeki
President of South Africa
Thabo Mbeki

Deaths in History

  • Kenneth Snowman, British jeweller and antiquarian, dies at 82
  • Laurence Janifer, American writer (b. 1933)
2002 in History