24th of August, 2009
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 24th of August, 2009, fell on a Monday.
8 years, 9 months and 29 days have passed since the 24th of August, 2009.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of
Day 236 of
2009. Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 24th of August, 2009 falls under the Bear.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 24th of August, 2009, will be 8 years of age.
American Format: 08-24-2009 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2009-08-24. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20090824" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1251068400.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of August, 2009:
United States: I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
United Kingdom: Holiday - Dizzee Rascal Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Inglourious Basterds" 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 24th of August, 2009.
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.
Throughout much of 2009, there was public concern as heavy media coverage focused on the spread of a Swine Flu pandemic.
Weather information for the 24th of August, 2009:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.4 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 66.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 6.6cm.
London, England: Temperature: 19.06 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 24th of August, 2009. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 24th of August, 2009 was probably conceived around the
14th of November, 2008. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of August, 2009 is the
3rd of June, 2010. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
Premier League results from the 24th of August, 2009.
Liverpool lose 3-1 at home to Aston Villa.
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 24th of August:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
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.
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.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
Resident Evil 5 - The fifth installment in the series.
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. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of August:
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 24th of August, 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 24th of August, 2009. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of August, 2009.
3,224 days have passed since this date.
278,553,600 seconds have passed since the 24th of August, 2009.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 324,979,200 times.
Since the 24th of August, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 143,733,657,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 46,425,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,955,610 steps. That's about 10,647 miles!
Since this date, 3,342,643 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Segunda-feira. Random Dates
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