On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 2009

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian Men's Tennis Open

Australian Open Men's Tennis: Spanish ace Rafael Nadal wins his first Australian title; beats Roger Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
  • Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir is elected as the first female Prime Minister of Iceland, becoming the first openly gay Head of Government in the modern world.
  • Super Bowl XLIII, Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Arizona Cardinals, 27-23; MVP: Santonio Holmes, Pittsburgh, WR
2009 Highlights

About February 1, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius