On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 2009

Historical Events

Film Release

Animated film "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs" directed by Carlos Saldanha and Mike Thurmeieris with voices by Ray Romano and John Leguizamo is released

Famous Deaths

  • Alexis Arg├╝ello, Nicaraguan boxer (3-weight world champion), dies of self inflicted gun wound at 57
  • Karl Malden [Mladen George Sekulovich], American actor (Streets of San Francisco, American Express, A Streetcar Named Desire), dies of natural causes at 97
  • Marwa El-Sherbini, Egyptian housewife (b. 1977 or 1976)
  • Mollie Sugden, English actress (Are You Being Served?), dies at 86
  • Onni Palaste, Finnish writer (b. 1917)
2009 Highlights

About July 1, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

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