November 9 in history

November 9 events chronologically

694 At the Seventeenth Council of Toledo, Egica, a king of the Visigoths of Hispania, accuses Jews of aiding Muslims, sentencing all Jews to slavery
1282 Pope Martin IV excommunicates King Peter III of Aragon
1313 Louis the Bavarian defeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria at the Battle of Gammelsdorf
1330 At the Battle of Posada, Basarab I of Wallachia defeats the Hungarian army of Charles I Robert
1456 Ulrich II, Count of Celje , last ruler of the County of Cilli, is assassinated in Belgrade
1494 The Family de' Medici are expelled from Florence
1520 More than 50 people are sentenced and executed in the Stockholm Bloodbath

Top 7 most famous people born on November 9

1818 Ivan Turgenev a Russian novelist, short story writer, and playwright. His first major publication, a short story collection entitled A Sportsman's Sketches , was a milestone of Russian Realism, and his novel Fathers and Sons is regarded as one of the major works of 19th-century fiction
1841 Edward VII King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death.
1877 Muhammad Iqbal widely regarded as having inspired the Pakistan Movement. He is considered one of the most important figures in Urdu literature, with literary work in both the Urdu and Persian languages
1929 Imre Kertész a Hungarian author, Holocaust concentration camp survivor, and recipient of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Literature, "for writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history". Born in Budapest, Hungary, he resides in Berlin with his wife
1934 Carl Sagan an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in astronomy and other natural sciences. His contributions were central to the discovery of the high surface temperatures of Venus. However, he is best known for his contributions to the scientific research of extraterrestrial life, including experimental demonstration of the production of amino acids from basic chemicals by radiation. Sagan assembled the first physical messages that were sent into space: the Pioneer plaque and the Voyager Golden Record, universal messages that could potentially be understood by any extraterrestrial intelligence that might find them
1970 Chris Jericho a Canadian-American professional wrestler, musician, media personality, actor, author, and businessman. Currently signed to WWE, he is also well known for his time in Extreme Championship Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling , and internationally in Canadian, German, Japanese, and Mexican promotions. He is known for his over-the-top, rock star persona – dubbed "The Ayatollah of Rock 'n' Rolla" – and for a contrasting run as an aloof villain in the late 2000s and early 2010s
1974 Alessandro Del Piero an Italian footballer who currently plays for Delhi Dynamos FC in Indian Super League as a deep-lying forward. Del Piero is widely regarded by players, pundits, and managers as one of the greatest Italian players of his generation, winning the Italian Footballer of the Year Award in 1998 and 2008, and he is in second place in the ranking of Italian all-time top scorers. He played in Juventus F.C. for 19 years , and holds the club records for goals and appearances

Top 7 most famous people died on November 9

1937 Ramsay MacDonald a British statesman who was the first ever Labour Party Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, leading a Labour Government in 1924, a Labour Government from 1929 to 1931, and a National Government from 1931 to 1935.
1940 Neville Chamberlain a British Conservative politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from May 1937 to May 1940. Chamberlain is best known for his appeasement foreign policy, and in particular for his signing of the Munich Agreement in 1938, conceding the German-populated Sudetenland region of Czechoslovakia to Germany. However when Adolf Hitler continued his aggression by invading Poland, Britain declared war on Germany on 3 September 1939, and Chamberlain led Britain through the first eight months of World War II
1953 Dylan Thomas a Welsh poet and writer whose works include the poems "Do not go gentle into that good night" and "And death shall have no dominion", the "play for voices", Under Milk Wood, and stories and radio broadcasts such as A Child's Christmas in Wales and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog. He became popular in his lifetime and remained so after his premature death in New York City. In his later life he acquired a reputation, which he encouraged, as a "roistering, drunken and doomed poet"
1953 Ibn Saud the first monarch of Saudi Arabia, the third Saudi State.
1970 Charles de Gaulle the dominant military and political leader of France for much of the period from 1940 to 1969. Refusing to accept his government's armistice with the German invaders in 1940, he set up his base in London, proclaimed himself the incarnation of France, and created the Free French movement. During the war he rallied the overseas colonies , organized the Resistance from abroad, and struggled to gain full recognition from the British and Americans. A firm proponent of democracy, he became the leader of the Provisional Government of France following its liberation in 1944 and destroyed the vestiges of the authoritarian Vichy regime. He retired from office in 1946, but returned in 1958 as France verged on civil war over the Algerian crisis. As president during the new Fifth Republic, he revised the constitution to provide for presidential control of foreign and military policy, granted independence to Algeria and the African colonies, stabilized politics, and restored the nation's economic health. Forging a close bond with West Germany, he sought to dominate the European Common Market by vetoing British entry and keeping the United States at arms' length. Exhausted politically and emotionally, he finally left office in 1969. His reputation as the strongest and greatest of French leaders since Napoleon continues into the 21st century
2005 K. R. Narayanan the tenth President of India.
2008 Miriam Makeba a Grammy Award-winning South African singer and civil rights activist.