On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 2015

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

Selena Gomez releases her studio album "Revival", goes to #1 on Billboard 200

Singer and Actress Selena Gomez
Singer and Actress
Selena Gomez
  • The Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Howe, British politician (Chancellor and Foreign Secretary under Thatcher), dies at 88
  • Gordon Honeycombe, British broadcaster/author, dies at 79
  • N. Ramani, Indian flutist, dies at 80
  • Richard F. Heck, American chemist who discovered the Heck Reaction (Nobel Prize 2010), dies at 84
2015 Highlights

About October 9, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Libra