On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Schillebeeckx, Belgian Roman Catholic theologian (b. 1914)
  • Irvine Shillingford, West Indian cricketer (4 Tests for WI), dies at 65
  • Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Tibetan senior official (b. 1910)
  • Robert L. Howard, highly decorated officer of the United States Army (b. 1939)
2009 Highlights

About December 23, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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