Barring anniversaries, birthdays or festivals, most of us feel other dates of the calendar have almost no importance. However if we glance through the history books, we will realize that this claim of ours is wrong. The 9th of April, is one such day, filled with tales of glory and sorrow. A deep insight of the historic events which occurred on April 9 also reveal stories which are quite inspirational. It was on this day, that famous monarchs like Septimius Severus were crowned and treaties to end wars were signed. Several sources reveal that several significant events related to the fields of literature, entertainment, sports and so on have occurred on the 9th of April and have impacted our present life to a huge extent. 9th April is also remembered as the day when several famous people were born. Two such eminent personalities are actress Kristen Stewart and Hugh Hefner, the founder of the famous adult magazine ‘Playboy’. So read on and enjoy the trip back to the 9th of April and understand the importance of this glorious day in the world history.