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Today in History India 09 July

Today in History India

Check out below about Today in History India 09 July in Indian history or July 09 special day in India. Looking for information about today special day in India? If yes, check out below. On this Special day today 09 July in Indian history, falls the birthdays and death anniversaries of various well-known people of India. You would also find out about events that happened that make it to the list of today special day in India.

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What happened in India today | Today’s Historical Events on 09 July

1875, 9th July: Bombay Stock Exchange, the country’s first stock exchange, was established.

1877, 9th July: The inaugural Wimbledon Championships began.

1893, 9th July: The first successful open-heartsurgery took place on Chicago’s South Side by Dr. Daniel Hale Williams. The patient was James Cornish, a young man with a knife wound to the chest from a barroom brawl.

1951, 9th July: India’s first Five Year Plan was published.

1969, 9th July: Tiger was declared the national animal of India.

2011, 9th July: Partition of African country Sudan. The southern part separated from Sudan became Southern Sudan.

On this Day Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on July 9

1903: Ghulam Ahmad Parwez, a pioneer of Quranist doctrine from pre-Independence India and later Pakistan.

1925: Guru Dutt, an Indian film director, producer, and actor.

1930: Kailasam Balachander, an Indian filmmaker and playwright.

1938: Sanjeev Kumar, an Indian film actor. 

1956: Tom Hanks, an American actor, and filmmaker. 

1970: Anuradha Sriram, an Indian Carnatic and playback singer.

On this Day Death Anniversaries of famous people on July 9

1856: Amedeo Avogadro, an Italian scientist.

1932: King Camp Gillette, an American businessman. He invented a best-selling version of the safety razor.

1997: C. Ramaswamy Mudaliar, also known simply as C. Ramaswamy, was an Indian businessman, and politician.

2005: Rafiq Zakaria, an Indian politician and Islamic religious cleric.

2020: Ranjan Ghoshal, an Indian theatre director, and musician.

What happened in India on 09 July

9-July-1746
French sailor’s fleet reached at the bank of Pondichery in India.

9-July-1755
E Braddock, British General, was mortally wounded during French & Indian War.

9-July-1873
Henry Albert John Gidney, greatest leader and politician, was born in Igatpuri, Maharashtra.

9-July-1875
The Bombay Stock Exchange, the first in India, was constructed under the shade of a large banyan tree.

9-July-1938
Sanjeev Kumar, famous Hindi film actor, was born.

9-July-1951
India’s first Five Year Plan prepared and published. There was the first amendment to the Constitution and the first general elections were held.

9-July-1969
India accepted ‘Royal Bengal Tiger’ as its National Animal, as recommended by the Indian Wild life Board. This Tiger is also known as the majestic tiger – panthere tigris (Linnaeus).

9-July-1969
Sagi Lakshmi Venkatapathy Raju, cricketer (Indian slow left-armer), was born in Hyderabad.

9-July-1979
Janardhan Gnanoba Navle, cricketer, 2 Tests for India as WK and 1 catch, passed away.

9-July-1992
The government agrees to set up a Joint Parliamentary Committee to enquire into the security scam.

9-July-1993
Passport fees raised from Rs. 60 to Rs.300.

9-July-1994
Surendranath, Governor of Punjab, died.

9-July-1995
17 Indian mountaineers peaked Jogambha in the Garhwal Himalayas.

9-July-1996
A Delhi court summoned former Prime Minister Narsimha Rao to face trial as an accused in the Lakhubhai Pathak cheating case in which godman Chandraswami was already facing trial.

9-July-1999
Ashok Mitra (82), noted writer, academician and former bureaucrat, died in Calcutta.

9-July-2000
India clinches the inaugural Asian Cricket Council under-15 championship in Kuala Lumpur.

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