On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 2002

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Star Trek: Nemesis" film directed by Stuart Baird and starring Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes premieres


Famous Deaths

  • Ian Hornak, American Painter, Draughtsman and Sculptor (b. 1944)
  • Mary Hansen, Australian guitarist and singer (Stereolab), dies at 36
  • Stan Rice, American painter, educator, and poet (b. 1942)
2002 Highlights

About December 9, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius