On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 2009

Historical Events

PandemicSwine Flu Pandemic

US President Barack Obama receives his vaccine jab against swine flu

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President Barack Obama receives his flu jab during the 2009 swine flu pandemic
President Barack Obama receives his flu jab during the 2009 swine flu pandemic
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Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Stang, American comedian and actor (Broadside, Milton Berle, Top Cat), dies at 91
  • Brittany Murphy, American actress (Drop Dead Gorgeous), dies at 32
  • Jack Hixon, English football talent scout (b. 1921)
  • James Gurley, American rock lead guitarist (Big Brother and the Holding Company), dies of a heart attack at 69
  • Mairoon Ali, Trinidadian comedienne and actress (b. 1954)
2009 Highlights

About December 20, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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