On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 2009

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

James Cameron's "Avatar" starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana and Sigourney Weaver, released in the US, becomes highest-grossing film of all time

Actress Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana
Film Director James Cameron
Film Director
James Cameron
Actress Sigourney Weaver
Sigourney Weaver

Famous Deaths

  • Oskar Danon, Yugoslav composer, dies at 96