On This Day

October 9, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • The Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

Deaths in History

  • Geoffrey Howe, British politician (Chancellor and Foreign Secretary under Thatcher), dies at 88
  • Richard F. Heck, American chemist who discovered the Heck Reaction (Nobel Prize 2010), dies at 84