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On This Day

October 9

National Moldy Cheese Day

1919 Cincinnati Reds win the world series in one of the most controversial teams the Chicago White Sox.

1926 NBC National Broadcasting Corporation is born.

1928 The New York Yankees sweep The St. Louis Cardinals to become the World Series Champions.

1934 In seven games The St. Louis Cardinals win the World Series over the Detroit Tigers at end of the game the Detroit fans riot.

1938 New York Yankee sweep the Chicago Cubs capturing the 3rd World Series in a row.

1944 The Battle of St.Louis where the Cardinals win the World Series over the Browns.

1949 The New York Yankees beat the Brooklyn Dodgers to win the World Series.

1951 NHL All Star Game played in Toronto at Maple Leafs Gardens ends in a 2 - 2 draw. 1958 New York Yankees come back from being down 3 games to 1 & win the 7th games of the World Series over the Milwaukee Braves.

1961 New York Yankees win the World Series 4 games to 1 over the Cincinnati Reds.

1966 Star crossed lovers meet Yoko Ono & John Lennon

1966 Baltimore Orioles sweep the Los Angeles Dodgers to capture the World Series.

1974 The first game and the first lose for the Washington Capitals 3 - 6 over New York Islanders

1985 Strawberry Fields is dedicated to John Lennon in New York's Central Park

1986 The opening night of Andrew Lloyd Webber The Phantom of the Opera

Happy Birthday

1940 John Lennon one of the most influential musicians, started The Beatles

1944 John Entwistle musician in the band The Who

1952 Sharon Osbourne TV host

1964 Guillermo del Toro film director Pan's Labyrinth

1969 PJ Harvey musician

1975 Sean Lennon musician

1980 Henrik Zetterberg NHL hockey player for the Detroit Red Wings 1 x Stanley Cup Champion

1996 Bella Hadid model



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