21st of December, 2009

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 21st of December, 2009, fell on a Monday.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 8 years, 9 months and 0 days have passed since the 21st of December, 2009.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 52 of 2009.
  • Day 355 of 2009.
  • Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
  • 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 21st 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 21st of December, 2009, will be 8 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-21-2009 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2009-12-21. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20091221" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1261353600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 21st of December, 2009:

  • United States: Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z ft Alicia Keys
  • United Kingdom: The Climb - Joe McElderry

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 21st of December, 2009.

  • Dubstep

    Throughout 2009, a dance music genre called Dubstep began to soar in popularity.

  • Cheryl Cole

    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

Weather information for the 21st of December, 2009:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 1.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 28.3 degrees Fahrenheit. -2.06 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 0.17 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 6.1cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 21st of December, 2009.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 21st of December, 2009 was probably conceived around the 13th of March, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 21st of December, 2009 is the 30th of September, 2010. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 21st of December:

Television

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.

  • Left 4 Dead 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Assassin's Creed II - The second game in the series.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 - The second game in the Modern Warfare universe. Developed by Infinity Ward.
  • Borderlands - RPG first-person shooter game.
  • Halo 3: ODST - First-person shooter game.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum - Action game set in the Batman universe.
  • Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • Resident Evil 5 - The fifth installment in the series.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of December:

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Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 21st 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

Visualize the days that have passed since the 21st 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 21st of December, 2009.

  • 3,196 days have passed since this date.
  • 276,130,800 seconds have passed since the 21st of December, 2009.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 322,152,600 times.
  • Since the 21st of December, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 142,483,492,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 46,021,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,747,249 steps. That's about 10,554 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,313,570 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:

  • German: Montag.
  • French: Lundi.
  • Italian: Lunedi.
  • Spanish: Lunes.
  • Portuguese: Segunda-feira.

Comments

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