On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 2009

Historical Events

  • "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer" becomes "PBS NewsHour", upon Jim Lehrer's stepping down as anchor

Famous Deaths

  • Mark Ritts, American actor (b. 1946)
2009 Highlights

About December 7, 2009

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 8 months and 11 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: The Official Bbc Children In Need Medley - Peter Kay's Animated All Star