Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Sagittarius.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of December, 2009 falls under the Owl.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of December, 2009, will be 9 years of age.
American Format: 12-17-2009 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2009-12-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20091217" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1261008000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of December, 2009:
United States: Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z ft Alicia Keys
United Kingdom: Killing In The Name - Rage Against the Machine
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Princess and the Frog" 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 17th of December, 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.
2009 in music.
Popular music artists in 2009 included Kelly Clarkson, T.I., Lady Gaga, Flo Rida, Jamie Foxx, The Black Eyed Peas, Beyoncé, Pitbull, Sean Kingston, Drake, Kings of Leon, Jay Sean, Miley Cyrus, Jason Derulo, Britney Spears, Owl City and Taylor Swift.
Weather information for the 17th of December, 2009:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.6 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 19.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -6.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of December, 2009.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 17th of December, 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 17th of December, 2009. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of December, 2009.
3,468 days have passed since this date.
299,631,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of December, 2009.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 349,570,200 times.
Since the 17th of December, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 154,609,905,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 49,938,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 25,768,318 steps. That's about 11,453 miles!
Since this date, 3,595,579 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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