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Aug 9, 2018

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The Unix Timestamp is 1533772800.

Events:


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History Facts:


09-08-1332 Battle of Dupplin Moor (in Scotland)
09-08-1778 Capt. Cook passes through Bering Strait
09-08-1786 1st ascent of Mt. Blanc
09-08-1803 1st horses arrive in Hawaii
09-08-1842 US-Canada border defined by the Webster-Ashburton Treaty
09-08-1848 Free-Soil Party nominates Martin Van Buren for president
09-08-1849 Hungarian Republic crushed by Austria & Russia
09-08-1854 Henry David Thoreau published `Walden'
09-08-1902 Edward VII of England crowned after death of his mother Victoria.
09-08-1925 Only time Babe Ruth was pinch hit for Bobby Veach flied out
09-08-1930 Betty Boop debutes in Max Fleischer's animated cartoon Dizzy Dishes.
09-08-1936 Jesse Owens won his fourth gold medal of the Berlin Olympics
09-08-1942 Britain arrested Indian nationalist Mohandas K. Gandhi
09-08-1945 US drops 2nd atomic bomb on Japan destroying part of Nagasaki
09-08-1956 1st state-wide state-supported educational TV network Alabama
09-08-1956 South African women demonstrate against pass laws
09-08-1965 Singapore gains independence from Malaysia (National Day)
09-08-1969 The Manson family commits the Tate-LaBianca murders
09-08-1973 USSR launches Mars 7
09-08-1974 Richard Nixon resigns presidency
09-08-1978 Yanks score 5 in bottom of 9th beat Brewers 8-7

Famous Birthdays:


09-08-1593 Izaac Walton, fisherman, writer (Compleat Angler)
09-08-1776 Amedeo Avogadro, 6.022 x 10 ^ 23
09-08-1825 Elisha Ferry, (R), governor of Wash. terr., state (1872-80, 1889-93)
09-08-1896 Jean Piaget, pioneer developmental psychologist
09-08-1897 Ralph Wyckoff, American pioneer in x-ray crystallography
09-08-1911 William A. Fowler, US astrophysicist (Nobel 1983)
09-08-1913 Herman Talmadge, (Sen-D-Ga)
09-08-1919 Ralph Houk, baseball manager
09-08-1921 J. James Exon, (D-Neb-Sen)
09-08-1928 Bob Cousy, NBA star
09-08-1928 Jimmy Dean, Actor
09-08-1930 Betty Boop, animation
09-08-1932 Marvin Minsky, artificial intelligence worker
09-08-1942 David Steinberg, Comedian-director
09-08-1944 Sam Elliott, Actor
09-08-1957 Melanie Griffith, Actress
09-08-1963 Whitney Houston, Singer

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2018-08-09
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 09-08-2018
Federated States of Micronesia : 08-09-2018
Australia, Belize : 09-08-2018 or 08-09-2018
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2018-08-09 or 09-08-2018
Albania : 2018-08-09 or 09/08/2018
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 09/08/2018
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 09.08.2018
Austria : 9.8.2018 or 9.8.18 or 9. August 2018 or 9. August 18
Bangladesh : 09-08-18 or 18-08-09
Belgium : 09-08-2018
Turkmenistan : 09.08.2018 or 09.08.18
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 9. 8. 2018. or 9. August 2018.
Czech Republic : 9. 8. 2018 or 9. August 2018
Cambodia : 2018-08-09 or 09-08-2018
Canada : 09-08-2018 or 2018 08 09 or 09/08/18 or Aug/09/2018 or Aug 9, 2018 or August 9, 2018 or August-09-18 or 2018-08-09 or 9 August 2018
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2018-08-09
Denmark : 09-08-2018 or 09-08-18 or 2018-08-09 or 20180809 or 9. August 2018 or 9/8-18 or 9/8-2018
Estonia : 9.8.2018 or 9. August 2018
Finland, Serbia : 9.8.2018 or 9. August 2018
France, Ireland : 09/08/2018 or 09-08-2018
Germany : 09.08.18 or 9.08.18 or 09.8.18 or 9.8.18 or 09.08.2018 or 9.08.2018 or 09.8.2018 or 9.8.2018 or 2018-08-09 or 09. August 2018
Hong Kong : 09/08/18 or 9/08/18 or 09/8/18 or 9/8/18 or 09/08/2018 or 9/08/2018 or 09/8/2018 or 9/8/2018 or 2018/08/09
Hungary : 2018. 08. 09. or 2018. 08. 9.
India : 09-08-2018 or 20180809 or 2018 08 09 or 2018-08-09
Iran : 2018/08/09 or 18/8/9 or 2018-08-09 or 9 August 2018
Kazakhstan : 2018.09.08 or 09.08.2018 or 09.08.18
Kenya : 18/08/09 or 09/08/2018 or 8/9/2018
Korea : 2018.08.09 or 2018/08/09
Latvia : 09.08.2018 or 2018.08.09
Luxembourg : 09/08/2018 or 9.8.2018
Maldives : th 2018f August, 2018 or 09.08.2018 or 09.08.18 or 09/08/18 or 09/08/2018 or 09-08-18 or 09-08-2018
Mongolia : 2018.08.09
Montenegro : 9.8.2018
Netherlands : 09-08-18 or 09-08-2018 or 9 August 18 or 9 August 2018
Nigeria : 09/08/18
Norway : 09.08.2018 or 090818 or 2018-08-09 or 9/8-18
Pakistan, Spain : 09/08/18 or 09/08/2018
Philippines : August 09, 2018 or 09-08-2018
Portugal : 09/08/2018 or 09-08-2018 or 2018-08-09
Poland : 09.08.2018
Romania : 09.08.2018 or 09-Aug-2018 or 9-Aug-2018
Russia : 09.08.2018 or 09.08.18
Saudi Arabia : 09/08/2018 or 08/09/2018
Slovakia : 09. 08. 2018
Slovenia : 2018.08.09 or 9.8.2018 or 09. August 2018
South Africa : 2018-08-09 or 9/8/18
Sweden : 2018-08-09 or 9/8 2018 or 9/8 -18 or 09.08.2018
Ukraine : 09.08.18 or 09.08.2018 or 09/08/2018
United States of America : 08/09/18 or 08/09/2018 or 09 August 2018 or 09 Aug 2018 or 2018-08-09
Uzbekistan : 09.08.2018 or 09/08 2018

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