On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 2006

Historical Events

  • 72nd Heisman Trophy Award: Troy Smith, Ohio State (QB)
  • Moscow suffers its worst fire since 1977, killing 45 women in a drug rehabitational center.

Famous Weddings

  • "The Office" actress Lucy Davis (33) weds actor Owain Yeoman (28) at St. Paul's Cathedral in London

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Marsden, English rock drummer (Gerry and the Pacemakers), dies at 66
2006 Highlights

About December 9, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius