On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 2009

Historical Events

  • Colombia enters into recession after witnessing 0.7% contraction in the last quarter of 2008 and 0.6% in the following quarter
  • NBA Draft: Oklahoma power forward Blake Griffin first pick by Los Angeles Clippers

Famous Deaths

Person of interestFarrah Fawcett

Farrah Fawcett, American actress (Charlie's Angels, The Burning Bed), dies of cancer at 62

Person of interestMichael Jackson

Michael Jackson, American recording artist, entertainer and King of Pop music (The Jackson 5, Thriller, Dangerous) dies of cardiac arrest at 50

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Sky Saxon [Richard Marsh], American rocker (The Seeds - "Pushin' To Hard"), dies from heart and renal failure at 71
2009 Highlights

About June 25, 2009

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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