Happy April 9th Everyone!
We hope you having a lovely day! If you are curious about today and it’s holidays, history and horoscope, you have come to the right place!
April 9th Holidays
Everyday brings different reasons to celebrate. Did you know that April 9th has all these holidays? Some silly, some fun and some serious.
Jenkins Ear Day
National Cherish an Antique Day
National Chicken Little Awareness Day National Chinese Almond Cookie Day
National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day
National Name Yourself Day
National Unicorn Day
National Winston Churchill Day
Slow Art Day
April 9th Horoscope Sign is Aries
Ruling planet: Mars
Flower: Thistle & honeysuckle
Romantic Compatibility: Sagittarius
Traits: Independent, passionate, competitive, perfectionists, honest, energetic, sexy but can be closed minded, uncompromising and honest to a fault.
April 9th Trivia
- 1283 – Margaret, Maid of Norway, Queen of Scotland is born.
- 1413 – Henry V is crowned King of England.
- 1440 – Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.
- 1860 – On his phonautograph machine, Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville makes the oldest known recording of an audible human voice.
- 1865 – Confederate General Robert E Lee and 26,765 troops surrender at Appomattox Court House to US Lieutenant General Ulysses S Grant in the Civil War.
- 1916 – The #1 movie was, “Burlesque on Carmen.”
- 1926 – Hugh Hefner, American publisher, founded Playboy Enterprises is born.
- 1942 – The #1 movie was, ‘My Favorite Blonde,” starring Bob Hope and Madeleine Carroll.
- 1957 – The #1 movie was, “Funny Face,” starring Audrey Hepburn.
- 1959 – Project Mercury: NASA announces the selection of the United States’ first seven astronauts, whom the news media quickly dub the “Mercury Seven”.
- 1961 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard was, “Blue Moon,” by The Marcels.
- 1965 – Astrodome opens. First indoor baseball game is played.
- 1968 – The #1 movie was, “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
- 1971 – The #1 song on the Hot Country Songs Billboard was, “After The Fire Is Gone,” by Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn.
- 1977 – The #1 movie was, “The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh.”
- 1982 – Pilou Asbæk, Danish actor was born in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- 1983 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard was, “Billie Jean,” by Michael Jackson.
- The #1 movie was, “The Secret of my Success,” starring Michael J. Fox.
- 1990 – Kristen Stewart is an American actress from the movie, “Twilight” is born.
- 1992 – The #1 movie was, “The Sleepwalkers.”
- 1994 – The #1 song on the Top Mainstream 40 Billboard was was, “The Sign,” by Ace Of Base.
- 2014 – A student stabs 20 people at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pennsylvania.
- 2016 – The #1 movie was, “The Boss,” starring Melissa McCarthy.
- 2017 – Palm Sunday church bombings at Coptic Churches in Tanta and Alexandria take place.
- 2017 – The #1 song on hte Adult Top 40 was, “Shape Of You,” by Ed Sheeran.