On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Leon Kirchner, American contemporary classical composer (Pulitzer Prize for Music 1967), dies of congestive heart failure at 90
  • Noordin Mohammad Top, Malaysian Islamist terrorist (b. 1968)
2009 Highlights

About September 17, 2009

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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