On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 2009

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sweden emerges from the recession after witnessing GDP growth of 0.2% in the second quarter
  • The Brazilian economy technically leaves the recession when GDP grew 1.9% in the second quarter of 2009 after having fallen in the first quarter of 2009 and last quarter of 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Gertrude Baines, world's oldest living person (b. 1894)