What Happened on November 23, 2009

Historical Events

  • Fela! based on music and lyrics by Nigerian singer Fela Kuti, opens on Broadway
  • Maguindanao massacre occurs in Ampatuan, Maguindanao, Mindanao, Philippines
  • Susan Boyle releases her debut album “I Dreamed a Dream” (biggest selling album worldwide 2009, 2010 Billboard Album of the Year)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Graham Meale, Australian composer (Three Miró Pieces; Voss), dies at 77
2009 Highlights

About November 23, 2009

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  • UK #1 Song: You Are Not Alone - X Factor Finalists 2009