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Movie events on the 9th April

1864

General Ulysses S Grant surrendered to General Robert E Lee. (just outside Washington D.C.) (C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America)

1865

Col. Ben Cameron "The Little Colonel" is released from a Northern hospital and returns to South Carolina. (Northern USA) (The Birth of a Nation)

General Robert E. Lee C.S.A. surrenders to General Ulysses S. Grant in the Appomattox Court House, bringing an end to hostilities between the North and South. (Appomattox County, Virginia) (The Birth of a Nation)

Col. Owen Devereaux chooses to ignore a white flag of surrender and orders the slaughter of a hundred Confederate soldiers. (Jacob's Bend, Colorado Territory) (The Man From Colorado)

1899

The London Post headline: "BRITAIN ACCUSES GERMAN ARMY OF BANK THEFT." (London, England) (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen)

1924

Good-for-nothing George "Skeet" Burns reports (late) to the Marine Base in San Diego and is assigned to Sgt. O'Hara. (San Diego, CA) (Tell It to the Marines)

1940

Germans invade Copenhagen, Denmark. Oslo radio announces that the Norwegian capital had been bombarded several times from the air and that the government had ordered that it be abandoned by civilian population within two days. (Foreign Correspondent)

1988

Cindy Meltzer is born. (Ohio) (Extract)

2009

A standoff begins between the Bainbridge and the pirates in the Maersk Alabama's lifeboat (Gulf of Aden) (Captain Phillips)

2010

Cindy's driver's license expires. (Ohio) (Extract)

2011

Olive sings along to "Pocket Full of Sunshine". (Ojai, California) (Easy A)

2012

Class of '99 reunion. Jessica arrives with her girlfriend. Kevin introduces Vicky Lathum to his wife Ellie. Oz ends up with Heather. Jim and Michelle have sex in a room full of instruments, where they are seen by Nadia and her boyfriend. Finch ends up with Selena. Stifler sets up divorced Chuck Sherman with Loni Lipstein and has sex with Finch's mom Rachel while John and Justin shout "MILF!" (East Great Falls, Michigan) (American Reunion)

An article titled "Joey Cassidy Named as Consultant for Top Security Firm" is published. (Brooklyn, NY) (Man on a Ledge)

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