On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Dominick Dunne, American writer and producer (Panic in Needle Park), dies at 83
  • Ellie Greenwich, American singer-songwriter ("Da-Doo Ron Ron"; "Leader of the Pack"), dies at 68
2009 Highlights

About August 26, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Gotta Feeling - The Black Eyed Peas
  • UK #1 Song: Sexy Chick - David Guetta Ft. Akon