Historical Events In May - 09
Saturday, 28 March 2020
2007 Subtropical Storm Andrea forms off the coast of Florida, the earliest subtropical storm since Subtropical Storm Ana in 2003 on May - 09.
2012 On May - 09 mark Rothko's "Orange, Red, Yellow" becomes the most expensive contemporary art piece to be sold at auction for $86.9 million dollars
2013 Everton Manager David Moyes is announced to become Sir Alex Ferguson's successor at Manchester United on this day in history.
2017 US President Donald Trump dismisses FBI Director James Comey on May - 09.
2017 On May - 09 moon Jae-in elected President of South Korea after a snap election to replace Park Geun-hye
2017 Fossil of Chinese feathered baby dinosaur formally identified as Beibeilong sinensis (baby dragon in Chinese) on May - 09.
2017 Jakartaâ€™s Christian governor Ahok jailed for 2 years for blasphemy on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history manchester City smashes EPL records in 3-1 win over Brighton - most goals (105), most points (97) and most wins (31)
2018 Historic win in Malaysian general election by opposition coalition Pakatan Harapan led by former Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad , defeating Prime Minister Najib Razak and ending 61 years of rule by the Barisan Nasional coalition More >> on May - 09.
2018 On this day in history walmart takes a majority stake in Indian online retailer Flipkart for 16 billion
2018 On May - 09 india's Supreme Court criticises the countryâ€™s archaeological conservation body for failing to protect the Taj Mahal from discoloration and green slime
2018 On May - 09 iranians and their president Hassan Rouhani react angrily to President Trump pulling the US out the Iran Nuclear deal
2018 Dam bursts after heavy rains near Solai, Kenya, killing at least 41 on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history nicaraguan anti-government protests involving tens of thousands take place in Managua and Matagalpa y Chinandega
2018 Oldest viral DNA, a form of hepatitis B, reported discovered in 7,000 year old skeleton found in Germany on this day in history.
2018 On May - 09 argentina announces talks with the IMF amid a new financial crisis with interest rates at 40%
2018 On this day in history the opposition-led Pakatan Harapan coalition, led by former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, secures a parliamentary majority in the Malaysian Parliament, ending the 61-year rule of the Barisan Nasional coalition since independence in 1957.
2019 Pope Francis introduces new rules on reporting sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, criticized for not going far enough on this day in history.