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THIS DAY IN HISTORY                Thursday, 9 July 2020
 
  1816
Argentina declared its independence from Spain.

  1877
The first Wimbledon lawn tennis championship was held.

  1887
Paper napkins were introduced by a British stationery manufacturer, John Dickenson.

 

1901
English novelist Barbara Cartland was born.


  1918
The boat Eagle, a fast submarine-chaser was launched by Henry Ford.

  1925
Guru Dutt (d. 1964), film director, producer and actor known for classics like Pyaasa and Kaagaz Ke Phool was born in Bangalore.

 

1938
Gas masks were issued to the civilian population in Britain, as German air strikes were anticipated during World War II.


  1958
Lituya Bay, Alaska was hit by a mega-tsunami, registering a 524-metre-high wave - the largest in recorded history.

  2006
Italy won the FIFA World Cup after beating France in a Berlin stadium.

  2011
South Sudan gained independence and seceded from Sudan.

 

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