3rd of January, 2009
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 3rd of January, 2009, fell on a Saturday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
Israeli ground forces enter Gaza. Decade: 2000s.
10 years, 1 months and 20 days have passed since the 3rd of January, 2009.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of
Day 3 of
2009. Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of January, 2009 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of January, 2009, will be 10 years of age.
American Format: 01-03-2009 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2009-01-03. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20090103" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1230940800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of January, 2009:
United States: Single Ladies - Beyonce
United Kingdom: Hallelujah - Alexandra Burke Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Marley and Me" was at the top of the box office on this date. News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 3rd of January, 2009.
During this period, Facebook experienced massive growth, becoming the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2009, a dance music genre called Dubstep began to soar in popularity.
English singer Cheryl Cole is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2009 and 2010.
Time Person of the Year 2009
Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke is named as the Time Person of the Year 2009.
Weather information for the 3rd of January, 2009:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 4.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 23.8 degrees Fahrenheit. -4.56 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
London, England: Temperature: -0.67 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 3rd of January, 2009. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 3rd of January, 2009 was probably conceived around the
26th of March, 2008. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of January, 2009 is the
13th of October, 2009. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
5th of December, 2008: The remains of Tsar Nicholas II are discovered.
9th of December, 2008: Illinois Govenor Rod Blagojevich is arrested.
11th of December, 2008: Bernard Madoff is arrested and charged with fraud.
12th of December, 2008: Gran Torino (2008) is released.
12th of December, 2008: It is announced that Russia has fallen into recession.
14th of December, 2008: An Iraqi journalist throws his shoes at US President George W. Bush.
19th of December, 2008: The movie Seven Pounds (2008), starring Will Smith, is released in cinemas.
25th of December, 2008: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) is released in movie theaters.
9th of January, 2009: The movie Slumdog Millionaire (2008) is released in cinemas.
23rd of January, 2009: The United Kingdom enters recession.
30th of January, 2009: Taken (2008) is released. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 3rd of January:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Left 4 Dead - First-person shooter game involving zombies. Developed by Valve Corporation.
Call of Duty: World at War - Developed by Treyarch. First game in the series to include Nazi Zombies.
Mirror's Edge - Adventure platform game.
Fallout 3 - Open-world role-playing game.
Dead Space - Sci-fi horror survival game.
Saints Row 2 - The second game in the series.
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots - Solid Snake returns in the fourth installment in the series.
Grand Theft Auto IV - The fourth game in the series. Starring Niko Bellic in Liberty City. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of January:
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 3rd of January, 2009. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 3rd of January, 2009. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of January, 2009.
3,703 days have passed since this date.
319,939,200 seconds have passed since the 3rd of January, 2009.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 373,262,400 times.
Since the 3rd of January, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 165,088,627,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,323,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,514,771 steps. That's about 12,229 miles!
Since this date, 3,839,270 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Saturday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sabado. Random Dates
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