What Happened on November 16, 2009

Historical Events

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

"The Twilight Saga: New Moon", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Chris Weitz, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Woodward, British actor (Breaker Morant; Wickerman; The Equalizer), and pop singer ("The Way You Look Tonight"), dies at 79
  • Robert J. Frankel, American thoroughbred race horse trainer (5 x Eclipse Award for Outstanding Trainer; US Champion Trainer by earnings 1993, 2002, 03), dies from leukemia at 68
2009 Highlights

About November 16, 2009

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fireflies - Owl City
  • UK #1 Song: Meet Me Halfway - Black Eyed Peas