On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 2009

Historical Events

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Hazeltine National GC: Yang Yong-eun of South Korea wins his first major title by 3 strokes from Tiger Woods

Golfer Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Usain Bolt of Jamaica edges American Tyson Gay to win 100m in world record 9.58s at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt

2009 Highlights

About August 16, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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