September 27, 2009 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

German Federal elections return Angela Merkel for her second term as Chancellor at head of centre-right coalition government

Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Angela Merkel

Deaths in History


Person of interestWilliam Safire

William Safire, American Columnist, dies at 79

American Political Columnist & Presidential Speechwriter William Safire
American Political Columnist & Presidential Speechwriter
William Safire