9th April 1969
Exclusive and only colour footage of the Concorde's maiden flights. 30 Years
9th August 1919
Ralph Albert Blakelock, romanticist American painter known primarily for his landscape paintings related to the Tonalism movement, dies aged 71. 100 years.
9th August 1930
Betty Boop is making her debut in a cartoon. 90 years.
9th August 1945
The United States of America dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki in Japan. 75 years.
9th August 1974
Richard Nixon resigned from the Presidency, following Watergate Scandal. 50 years.
9th August 1974
Richard Nixon resigned from the Presidency, following Watergate Scandal. 45 years.
9th February 1943
The Battle of Shanghai, the 1st and bloodiest battle fought between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan during the Second Sino-Japanese War, ended. 75 years
9th March 1934
Yuri Gagarin, the Russian Cosmonaut and Soviet Pilot, was born. 85 years.
9th May 1994
Nelson Mandela was chosen to become the first black President of South Africa. 25 years
9th November 1989
The fall of the Berlin Wall. 30 years.
9th November 1989
The fall of the Berlin Wall. 30 years.
Exact Date Unknown - 1952
The elegant film based on Edward Lear’s nonsense poem is released. 65 years.
Exact date unknown - 1887
A massive portfolio, with 781 plates comprising 20,000 of the photographs, in a groundbreaking collection titled Animal Locomotion by Eadweard Muybridge, was published. 130 years
November 1972
The Wind in the Wires by John Edwards - Buff Films won the first year of The Grierson Award trophy. 45 years.
November 1972
The Wind in the Wires by John Edwards - Buff Films won the first year of The Grierson Award trophy. 50 years.
The Question (1967)
Halas and Batchelor's The Question (about Love being the reason for living) was released. 50 years

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