On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 2009

Historical Events

Toronto Film Festival

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

Famous Weddings

Zooey Deschanel

"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)
2009 Highlights

About September 19, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Gotta Feeling - The Black Eyed Peas
  • UK #1 Song: Boys And Girls - Pixie Lott