The following is a list of notable world figures who died on July 9th.

  1. 518 - Anastasius I, Byzantine Emperor
  2. 1228 - Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
  3. 1386 - Leopold III of Austria (b. 1351)
  4. 1553 - Maurice, Elector of Saxony (b. 1521)
  5. 1654 - Ferdinand IV of Germany (b. 1633)
  6. 1737 - Gian Gastone de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1671)
  7. 1742 - John Oldmixon, English historian (b. 1673)
  8. 1746 - Philip V of Spain (b. 1683)
  9. 1747 - Giovanni Bononcini, Italian composer (b. 1670)
  10. 1766 - Jonathan Mayhew, American minister (b. 1720)
  11. 1795 - Henry Seymour Conway, British general and statesman (b. 1721)
  12. 1797 - Edmund Burke, British philosopher and statesman (b. 1729)
  13. 1850 - Báb, Persian founder of the Bábi Faith (b. 1819)
  14. 1850 - Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States (b. 1784)
  15. 1852 - Thomas McKean Thompson McKennan, American politician (b. 1794)
  16. 1856 - Amedeo Avogadro, Italian chemist (b. 1776)
  17. 1856 - James Strang, Mormon splinter group leader (b. 1813)
  18. 1880 - Paul Broca, French physician and anatomist (b. 1824)
  19. 1903 - Alphonse François Renard, Belgian geologist (b. 1842)
  20. 1927 - John Drew Jr., American actor (b. 1853)
  21. 1932 - King C. Gillette, American inventor (b. 1885)
  22. 1937 - Oliver Law, first African-American commander of U.S. troops (b. 1899)
  23. 1938 - Benjamin Cardozo, American jurist (b. 1870)
  24. 1947 - Lucjan Zeligowski, Polish general (b. 1865)
  25. 1949 - Fritz Bennicke Hart, English-born Australian composer (b. 1874)
  26. 1951 - Harry Heilmann, baseball player (b. 1894)
  27. 1974 - Earl Warren, 14th Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1891)
  28. 1979 - Cornelia Otis Skinner, American actress and author (b. 1899)
  29. 1980 - Vinicius de Moraes, Brazilian poet and lyricist (b. 1913)
  30. 1985 - Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (b. 1896)
  31. 1985 - Jimmy Kinnon, Scottish founder of Narcotics Anonymous (b. 1911)
  32. 1992 - Eric Sevareid, American reporter (b. 1912)
  33. 1994 - Bill Mosienko, professional ice hockey player (b. 1921)
  34. 1996 - Melvin Belli, American attorney (b. 1907)
  35. 1999 - Robert de Cotret, Canadian politician (b. 1944)
  36. 2002 - Laurence Janifer, American writer (b. 1933)
  37. 2002 - Rod Steiger, American actor (b. 1925)
  38. 2004 - Chuck Cadman, Canadian politician (b. 1948)
  39. 2004 - Paul Klebnikov, American journalist (b. 1963)
  40. 2004 - Isabel Sanford, American actress (b. 1917)
  41. 2005 - Yevgenij Grishin, Russian speed skater (b. 1931)
  42. 2005 - Huang Kun, Chinese physicist (b. 1919)