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.

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