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November 9th History

November 9

1794 - The Russians enter Warsaw, ending Polish rebellion.

1813 - Victorious allies offer Napoleon peace terms at Frankfurt.

1922 - The SS is formed in Germany.

1937 - Ramsay MacDonald, formerly Britain's first Labour prime minister but now despised by the party he nurtured and then betrayed, dies on a voyage to America.

1938 Night Of Terror In Germany

1940 - Death of former British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, who advocated a policy of appeasement towards the fascist powers in Germany but was forced to abandon this policy after Hitler's invasion of Czechoslovakia; Chamberlain had resigned as war prime minister in May this year.

1960 - John F. Kennedy becomes US President.

1970 - Death of the French President Charles de Gaulle.