This was 283rd day of the year and 83 days remained in the year.
October 9 in History
For the first time the public was admitted to the Washington Monument.
Aviator Laura Ingalls became the first woman to make a solo transcontinental flight across the United States.
Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.