|9 August 1910|| ||William Warnecke photographs the shooting of New York Mayor William Gaynor by J.J. Gallagher on the SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. |
|9 August 1945||Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki in Japan. |
Philip Henry Egerton (1824, 9 August - ?) was born.
Arnold Genthe (1869, 8 January - 1942, 9 August) died - US, CT, New Milford. American photographer born in Germany. His reputation is largely based upon his portraits of celebrities in dance, the theatre, the cinema and politics. He also took photographs of daily life in the Chinatown of San Francisco - and in 1906 More...
Joe O'Donnell (1922, 7 May - 2007, 9/10 August) died - US, TN, Nashville. WARNING - Sept 4, 2007
Following the "The Bizarre Story of Joe O'Donnell" article posted on the digitaljournalist.org website (Aug 2007) by respected photo-historian Marianne Fulton we have to question everything written about More...
Heinrich Zille (1858, 10 January - 1929, 9 August) died. German painter, printmaker and photographer.