What Happened on April 25, 2009

Historical Events

Midnight Award for Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood is honored with the Midnight Award by the San Francisco International Film Festival

NFL Draft

NFL Draft: Georgia quarterback Matthew Stafford first pick by Detroit Lions

Famous Weddings

  • TV personality Spencer Pratt (28) weds media personality and singer Heidi Montag (25) at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena

Famous Deaths

  • Bea Arthur [Bernice Frankel], American Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress (Mame; Maude; The Golden Girls), and singer, dies of lung cancer at 86
  • John J. Marchi, American politician (NY Senate 1957-2006), dies at 87

About April 25, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Boom Boom Pow - The Black Eyed Peas
  • UK #1 Song: I'm Not Alone - Calvin Harris