September 9, 2009 in Nation/World

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Tuesday’s Washington Daily Game: 1-4-6

Tuesday’s Match 4: 5-7-21-22

Tuesday’s Washington Keno:2-3-4-5-13-28-36-37-39-41-47- 50-52-53-56-63-64-66-73-75

Tuesday’s Mega Millions: 4-10-18-28-50

Mega Ball: 35

Today in history

1830: Charles Durant flew a balloon from New York City across the Hudson River to Perth Amboy, N.J.

1850: California became the 31st state of the union.

1893: Frances Cleveland, wife of President Grover Cleveland, gave birth to a daughter, Esther, in the White House. It was the first time a president’s child was born in the executive mansion.

1919: Some 1,100 members of Boston’s 1,500-man police force went on strike, plunging the city into chaos. (The strike was broken by Massachusetts Gov. Calvin Coolidge, who brought in replacement officers.)

1926: The National Broadcasting Co., or NBC, was incorporated by the Radio Corp. of America.

1948: The People’s Democratic Republic of Korea (North Korea) was declared.

1956: Elvis Presley made the first of three appearances on “The Ed Sullivan Show.”

1957: President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed into law the first civil rights bill to pass Congress since Reconstruction.

1971: Prisoners seized control of the maximum-security Attica Correctional Facility near Buffalo, N.Y., beginning a siege that ended up claiming 43 lives.

1976: Communist Chinese leader Mao Zedong died in Beijing at age 82.


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