Usage examples for 9th

  1. On the 9th of May, Napoleon left Paris for Poland, and entered upon that fatal campaign which ended in his ruin. – Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3 by Henry Hunt
  2. In conformity with this resolution, he wrote to invite me to attend a public meeting, to be held at Manchester on the 9th of August, which invitation I accepted. – Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3 by Henry Hunt
  3. Chapter 8. With the flower- tide of spring in 1849 came a new happiness to the two poets: the son who was born on the 9th of March. – Life-of-Robert-Browning by Sharp, William
  4. The newly appointed minister of the United States, Mr. Campbell, was therefore sent forward on the 9th day of November last to assume his proper functions as minister plenipotentiary of the United States to that Republic. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. On January 9th, 1892, the Rev. – Real Ghost Stories by William T. Stead
  6. On the 9th October the town and castle of Brevoort were taken by storm and the town was burned. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. Mr. Winfrey at once moved and Mr. Stibbons seconded that the seventy- five men now on strike at St. Faith's receive full strike pay up to Friday January 6th, and that the thirty- three men who the employers have agreed to take back be instructed to see their employers and proceed to work on Monday January 9th, and that strike pay be continued to the remainder for the present, and that the committee meet again on January 28th to consider the matter further. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  8. " Well," said Rob, " we were at the Three Forks on July 27th, and we spent a week getting to the Shoshoni Cove- that's August 4th; and we left on August 5th, and got to Monida August 6th, and came here that day; and day before yesterday was the 7th, and we came down the mountain yesterday, the 8th; this must be about August 9th, I suppose." – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  9. The document was dated, " O'Malley Castle, December 9th." – Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2) by Charles Lever
  10. The charter and all existing conditions were modified to conform to this ideal, and on the 9th of August the reign of the constitutional king began. – A Short History of France by Mary Platt Parmele
  11. He had not long to wait for news, for, on the night of the 9th, while he was on his march by the Vouga, the British force had moved forward to Aveiro. – With Moore At Corunna by G. A. Henty
  12. On the morning of the 9th. – Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812 by Achilles Rose
  13. On the 9th of March, 1825, Clare wrote in his diary: " I had a very odd dream last night, and take it as an ill omen ... – Poems Chiefly From Manuscript by John Clare
  14. He breathed his last on the 9th of June, 1795, at three o'clock in the afternoon, his age being ten years and two months. – The Peasant and the Prince by Harriet Martineau
  15. After his return he proceeded again with his studies with unremitting diligence, and had obtained permission from his parents to continue another half- year in Jena, when he suddenly broke off, on the 9th of March, 1819, at four o'clock in the morning, and set out on his last fatally eventful journey towards Mannheim. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt
  16. On the 9th, when returning, the Seventh, O. V. C., being the rear guard, was followed by the enemy and attacked at West's farm, at which place a severe fight ensued in which the Seventh lost several men in killed and wounded. – History of the Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry by R. C. Rankin
  17. Major Hughes had proceeded thus far, and was just asking his way from a captain of the Royal Artillery, when down a roughly cut road, his horse white with foam, came an officer of the 9th Lancers. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  18. From the 31st of March to the 9th of April, the lava continued on the same side of the mountain, in two, three, and sometimes four branches, without descending much lower than the first night. – Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos by William Hamilton
  19. On the 9th day of September, A. D. 1884, my morbid curiosity was gratified. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  20. She wrote to Everina on the 9th of October,- The time I spend here appears lost. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell