Historical Events for 9th October 2019

869 – Charles the Bald crowned king of Lotharingen
1874 – World Postal Union forms in Bern Switzerland
1966 – Rolling Stones 1st LP recorded “Got Live if you Want It”
1978 – John Kander and Fred Ebb’s musical “Ballroom” premieres in NYC
1986 – “Phantom of the Opera” premieres in London, written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and starring Michael Crawford and Sarah Brightman
1986 – Gilbert Perreault, Buffalo, becomes the 12th NHLer to score 500 goals
1986 – Senate convicted US District Judge Harry E Claiborne making him 5th federal official to be removed from office through impeachment
1988 – Dennis Eckersley, 1st to save all 4 games in a championship series
1991 – “On Borrowed Time” opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 99 performances
2006 – North Korea conducts its first nuclear test, with an estimated yield of between 0.4-2 kilotons

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