Historical Events In April - 09
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
1996 James William Rouse, US builder (shopping malls), dies at 81 on April - 09.
1997 Helene Hanff, author (84 Charing Cross Road), dies at 80 on April - 09.
2005 On this day in history tens of thousands of demonstrators, many of them supporters of Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr, marched through Baghdad denouncing the U.S. occupation of Iraq, two years after the fall of Saddam Hussein, and rallied in the square where his statue was toppled in 2003.
2005 The marriage of The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles takes place, after being briefly postponed after the Pope's death. Camilla assumes the titles Her Royal Highness and The Duchess of Cornwall.2006 Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is removed from office after four months in a coma on this day in history.
2006 On April - 09 israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is removed from office after four months in a coma.
2011 A gunman murdered five people, injured eleven, and committed suicide in a mall in the Netherlands on this day in history.
2012 The Lion King becomes highest grossing Broadway show after overtaking The Phantom of the Opera on April - 09.
2013 On this day in history 12 civilians and UN peacekeepers are killed in an ambush in Jonglei, Sudan
2014 Stuart Parkin is awarded the Millennium Technology Prize for his work on magnetic storage on April - 09.
2017 Two Egyptian coptic churches in Tanta and Alexandria attacked by suicide bombers leaving at least 44 dead on this day in history.
2017 Suicide car bombing in Mogadishu, Somalia kills at least 17, Al-Shabaab group claim responsibility on this day in history.
2017 On April - 09 81st Masters Golf Tournament: Spanaird Sergio Garcia wins his 1st major after beating Justin Rose in a playoff
2017 On April - 09 twitter footage of passenger forcibly removed from United Airlines flight in Chicago after flight overbooked causes outrage
2018 US Senator Tammy Duckworth becomes the first senator to give birth while in office on April - 09.
2018 Fleetwood Mac announce new members Neil Finn and Mike Campbell after firing long-standing member Lindsey Buckingham on April - 09.
2019 On April - 09 the April 2019 Israeli legislative election takes place, for all 120 seats in the Knesset.