What Happened on August 20, 2009

Historical Events

Sports History

12th Athletics World Championships: Usain Bolt wins 200m

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Knechtel, American session piano and bass player (Simon and Garfunkel; Johnny Rivers), dies of a heart attack at 69
2009 Highlights

About August 20, 2009

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Gotta Feeling - The Black Eyed Peas
  • UK #1 Song: I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas