THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Sunday, July 9, the 190th day of 2017. There are 175 days left in the year.
IN THE NATION
1995: Jerry Garcia performed for the final time as frontman of the Grateful Dead during a concert at Chicago’s Soldier Field.
IN THE WORLD
1540: England’s King Henry VIII had his 6-month-old marriage to his fourth wife, Anne of Cleves, annulled.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Actor-singer Ed Ames is 90. Former Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld is 85. Actor Brian Dennehy is 79. Actor Richard Roundtree is 75. Author Dean Koontz is 72. Football Hall of Famer O.J. Simpson is 70. Actor Jimmy Smits is 62. Actor Tom Hanks is 61. Actress Kelly Mcgillis is 60. Actressrock singer Courtney Love is 53. Musician-producer Jack White is 42. Actordirector Fred Savage is 41.