What Happened on December 20, 2009

Historical Events

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? 13 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  • UK #1 Song: Killing In The Name - Rage Against The Machine