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Top 10 March 9 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. This March 14 will be an extra special "Pi Day" because, for the only time this century, we will have 3/14/15 9:26:53!

  2. In March of 1955 (9 months before Rosa Park's famous bus incident) 15-year-old Claudette Colvin did exactly the same thing.

  3. On March 9-10, 1945, 300 B29 bombers dropped nearly 500,000 cylinders of napalm and petroleum jelly on Tokyo creating a 40-sq-km firestorm that killed over 100,000 and maimed another million. It was the most destructive single bombing in history, including Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs.

  4. In 1804 St. Louis was part of three countries in a 24-hour period. It was Spanish on March 9, French at the start of March 10, and sold to the US as part of the Louisiana Purchase by noon that day.

  5. Carrie Chapman Catt died on March 9, 1947 of a heart attack at her home in New Rochelle, New York.

  6. Female gives birth to 9 to 12 babies usually from March to April. Spiny bush vipers are 6 inches long at birth and have dark green bodies covered in wavy stripes. Young snakes attain adult coloration at the age of 3 to 4 months.

  7. Albert Günther Göring (9 March 1895 – 20 December 1966) was a German Businessman who helped Jew and dissidents survive in Germany during the Second World War. His older brother was Hermann Göring, the head of the German Luftwaffe and a leading member of the Nazi Party.

  8. On March 9, the first battle of ironclad ships took place when the CSS Virginia fought the USS Monitor. Although the battle was a stalemate, the Monitor kept the Virginia from destroying any more Union transport ships.

  9. The deadliest air raid in history occured in Tokyo Japan on the night of March 9 -10, 1945. The raid was code-named "Operation Meetinghouse" and killed more than 100,000 people in a single strike. It was the highest death toll of any air raid during the war, including Hiroshima and Nagasaki

  10. America is named after Florentine discoverer Amerigo Vespucci (March 9, 1454 – February 22, 1512). Martin Waldseemüller and Matthias Ringmann are credited with the first recorded usage of the word America, on the 1507 map Universalis Cosmographia in honour of the Italian explorer.

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march 9 fact data chart about Offset of Solar Noon for March 9, 2020 (Minutes).
Offset of Solar Noon for March 9, 2020 (Minutes).

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The battle took place on March 8 and March 9, 1862.

After Henry IV died on March 20, 1413, Henry V was crowned king at Westminster Abby on April 9.

During the second march on March 9, King led about 2,500 marchers to the bridge and then promptly turned around, obeying a court restraining order that prohibited further marches until more hearings on the matter were held.

On March 9, the Virginia 121 of the 376 seamen on board the USS Cumberland 120 of the 434 sailors on the USS Congress.

Citizens of St Louis were not told that Spain had ceded the Louisiana Territory back to France until March 9, 1804. They were told that France had ceded it to the US on March 10, 1804.

The deadliest air-raid in history occurred on March 9, 1945. 330 American B-29 Super-fortresses dropped incendiary bombs on Tokyo, touching off a firestorm that killed over 100,000 people, the raid burned a quarter of the city to the ground and left over a million homeless.

Due to heavy snow in 1891, the 3 p.m. train service from Paddington to Plymouth left on 9 March and arrived on 13 March

Operation Meetinghouse or the firebombing of Tokyo March 9 1945 was the single deadliest air raid of World War II,greater than Dresden, Hiroshima, or Nagasaki as single events.

In Iceland to protest the gender pay gap (aka: women earn 65.65 percent of men’s average wages) around 50,000 women and their supporters left their job at 2:25 pm (that is, 65.65 percent of a regular 9-to-5 workday) to march down the main street in Reykjavik few years ago.

James Monroe's daughter, Maria, was the first presidential daughter to be married in the White House, on March 9, 1820. Celebrations were dampened, however, when Commodore Stephen Decatur was killed in a duel at one of the balls held in honor of the wedding.

The top five contributors to UN Peacekeeping are Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Ethiopia, and Rwanda with 5,000 - 9,500 troops deployed each. The United States has 108 troops deployed as of March 2015 [pdf]

Donna Hylton, a key speaker at the Women's March in DC, took part in the kidnapping and torturing of a man for 15 - 20 days, before he died; for $9,000.

March 14, 2015 is not your ordinary Pi Day. On 3/14/15 at 9:26:53, the date and time reflects the first 10 digits of Pi. This won't happen again in our lifetime.

The world's oldest commissioned warship still in active service is the Brazilian 'Parnaíba', built for the navy in Rio de Janeiro and commissioned on 9 March 1938. Nowadays it is used for river patrolling.

Vertus Wellborn Hardiman (March 9, 1922 – June 1, 2007) was a victim of a US government human radiation experiment at the age of 5 that left him with a painful skull deformity that forced him to cover his head for 80 years.

James Monroe's daughter, Maria, was the first presidential daughter to be married in the White House, on March 9, 1820. Celebrations were dampened, however, when Commodore Stephen Decatur was murdered in a duel at one of the balls held in honor of the wedding.

Texas has earliest deadline - May 9 - to file as an independent Prez candidate, but other states have March deadlines if the candidate forms a minor party.

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America is named after Florentine discoverer Amerigo Vespucci (March 9, 1454 – February 22, 1512) by Martin Waldseemüller.

America is named after Florentine discoverer Amerigo Vespucci (March 9, 1454 – February 22, 1512) by Martin Waldseemüller

Princess Adrienne, Duchess of Blekinge is currently the youngest person to have their own article on Wikipedia. She was born on March 9, 2018.

Albert Günther Göring (9 March 1895 – 20 December 1966) was a German businessman who helped Jews and dissidents survive in Germany during the Second World War. His older brother was Hermann Göring, the head of the German Luftwaffe and a leading member of the Nazi Party.

In March 2016 a bot successfully defeated the world champion in the incredibly complex strategy game Go, and the bot was subsequently awarded the rank of 9 dan, the highest Go grandmaster rank possible

9 People were arrested for putting shit from dry toilet in 200 condoms, then took a bus in order to throw them at the LGBT march in Kiev, Ukraine.

The deadliest air-raid in history occurred on March 9, 1945. 330 American B-29 Super-fortresses dropped incendiary bombs on Tokyo, touching off a firestorm that kills upwards of 100,000 people, burns a quarter of the city to the ground, and leaves a million homeless.