What Happened on September 19, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

34th Toronto International Film Festival: "Precious" directed by Lee Daniels wins the People's Choice Award

Director Lee Daniels
Lee Daniels

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"500 Days of Summer" actress Zooey Deschanel (29) weds "Death Cab for Cutie" singer Ben Gibbard (33) in Seattle, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Ferrante, American pianist and composer (Ferrante & Teicher - Exodus), dies at 88
  • Eduard Zimmermann, German broadcaster (b. 1929)