April 9th: What is special about this date?

April 9th marks the 99th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 100th in case of leap years). There are 266 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on April 9th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to April 9th and what happened on April 9th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about April 9th.


April 9th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On April 9th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Kristen Stewart
    Kristen Stewart (1990)

    American actress.

  • Cynthia Nixon
    Cynthia Nixon (1966)

    Cynthia Nixon is an American actress best known for her role as Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City.

  • Robin Wright
    Robin Wright (1966)

    Robin wright is an actress known for her roles in house of cards and the princess bride.

  • Dennis Quaid
    Dennis Quaid (1954)

    Dennis quaid is an american actor known for his roles in popular films such as the parent trap, the rookie, and the day after tomorrow.

  • Elle Fanning
    Elle Fanning (1998)

    Elle fanning is an american movie actress known for her roles in films such as maleficent and the neon demon.

  • Jean-Paul Belmondo
    Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933)

    French actor, hailed as the new anti-hero of cinema in 1957 after he was a huge success in "a bout de souffle.

  • Jenna Jameson
    Jenna Jameson (1974)

    Jenna Jameson is a former adult film actress who became one of the most famous and successful in the industry.

  • Jesse McCartney
    Jesse McCartney (1987)

    Jesse mccartney is an american actor and singer known for his roles in television shows and for his music career.

  • Leighton Meester
    Leighton Meester (1986)

    Leighton meester is an american actress and singer, best known for her role as blair waldorf in the television series gossip girl.

  • Swara Bhaskar
    Swara Bhaskar (1988)

    Swara bhaskar is an indian actress known for her work in bollywood films and her outspoken views on social and social issues.

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April 9th: who died on this date?

On April 9th the following celebrities died:

  • Sidney Lumet
    Sidney Lumet (2011)

    American screenwriter and producer (d. 2011).

  • Brook Benton
    Brook Benton (1988)

    Singer (just a matter of time) dies from meningitis in her 56th year.

  • Habeeb Al Sadr (1980)

    Shi'a cleric and political leader in Iraq during the 20th century.

  • Dietrick Bonhoeffer (1945)

    German Lutheran pastor, theologian, and anti-Nazi dissident.

  • Desani (1994)

    Renowned Indian author known for his novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey'.

  • Michoel Feinstein (1986)

    A leading 20th-century American Orthodox rabbi and Talmudic authority.

  • Hisashi Inoue (2010)

    Renowned Japanese playwright known for his works that often explored social issues.

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April 9th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On April 9th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aries according to the Western Zodiac.

Aries zodiac sign

April 9th: what is special about the Aries sign?

The Aries sign encompasses people born between March 21st and April 19th.

You can discover Aries's personality traits and attitude and Aries's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aries born in April discover why April born are so special.


April 9th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on April 9th in history:

  • Apr 9, 1940: Germany invades Norway and Denmark during WWII
  • Apr 9, 1941: PGA establishes Golf Hall of Fame.
  • Apr 9, 1955: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Apr 9, 1963: Winston Churchill becomes 1st honorary US citizen
  • Apr 9, 1968: German DR adopts constitution
  • Apr 9, 1969: Chicago Cubs' Billy Williams hits four consecutive doubles, beat Philadelphis Phillies 11-3.
  • Apr 9, 1989: Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car
  • Apr 9, 1992: Redwood Curtain opens at Neiderlander theater on Broadway
  • Apr 9, 2009: Up to 60,000 protesters demonstrate in Tbilisi against Mikheil Saakashvili's government.
  • Apr 9, 2012: Arab Spring
  • Apr 9, 2016: Moro Conflict: 2016 Battle of Basilan - At least 18 soldiers were killed and 52 others injured during clashes between Abu Sayyaf militants in Basilan, Philippines.
  • Apr 9, 2017: 2017 Palm Sunday Church Bombings: At least 45 people were killed and 50 others injured in explosions at two Coptic Christian churches that were packed with worshippers in the Egyptian cities Tanta or Alexandria on Palm Sunday. In response to the bombings, the Government of Egypt declares a three month state of emergency.

What day of the year is April 9th?

April 9th marks the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 100th in case of leap years).

There are 266 days remaining until the end of the year.

April 9th is the 9th day of the month of April.