July 9th is the 190th day of the year in the Georgian calendar. On this day, Turko-Mongol ruler Tamerlane (Timur) destroys Baghdad, killing 20,000, the African Union is established in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and the discovery of element 102 (Nobelium) is announced. Famous birthdays include, Tom Hanks, Lindsey Graham, and Kevin Nash. Today is National Sugar Cookie Day and Nunavut Day.
We have 6 holidays listed for July 9.
National Sugar Cookie Day
There are ample ways to celebrate — but really, do we even need a reason?
Collector Car Appreciation Day
Do you love vintage cars? If yes, then celebrating this day should be a must for you!
Explore your inner style and try out new fashion trends and looks this Fashion Day.
Martyrdom of the Bab
Learn about the Bahai faith and the most defining event in its religious history.