On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Akmal Shaikh, British drug trafficker, executed by lethal injection in the People's Republic of China (b. 1956)
  • David Levine, American artist (New York Review of Books caricatures), dies at 83
  • Steve Williams, American professional wrestler, known as "Dr. Death", and USFL football player, dies of throat cancer at 49
2009 Highlights

About December 29, 2009

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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