May 9 in history: First birth control pill, Russia's biggest military parade and more

From the first birth control pill to Russia's biggest military parade, we've got it all covered.

Let's dive in today's history.

1901

Australia's first parliament opens in Melbourne.

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1915

World War I: Allies launch a dual offensive on Western Front.

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1955

 West Germany joins NATO.

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1960

US Food and Drug Administration approves world's first birth control pill.

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2015

Russia holds biggest-ever military parade to mark Victory Day.

(Photograph:WION)

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