On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 2009

Historical Events

  • Bulgarian authorities declare the country is officially in recession after dropping 1.6% in the last quarter of 2008
  • Texas mother hit by lightning while standing in her kitchen in her Texas home. Witnesses say lightning came through a light fixture, struck her chest and exited her foot. Survived after three days in hospital.

USASwine Flu Pandemic

The World Health Organization declares H1N1 swine flu to be a global pandemic, the first such incident in over forty years

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President Barack Obama receives his flu jab during the 2009 swine flu pandemic
President Barack Obama receives his flu jab during the 2009 swine flu pandemic
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2009 Highlights

About June 11, 2009

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini