January 15th, 2009

January 15th, 2009, fell on a Thursday. It was day 15 of 2009. The decade was the 2000s.

11 years, 6 months and 25 days have passed since January 15th, 2009.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 15th, 2009:

  • United States: Just Dance - Lady GaGa
  • United Kingdom: Just Dance - Lady GaGa

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Gran Torino" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 15th, 2009 and it's a Thursday. The song Just Dance by Lady GaGa is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Gran Torino is at the top of the Box Office.

A social network called Facebook is beginning to surge in popularity, replacing the likes of MySpace. A music genre called Dubstep has started to go mainstream. It's 2009, so the music charts are filled with artists such as The Black Eyed Peas, Lady Gaga, Flo Rida, Taylor Swift and T.I.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Desperate Housewives", "House", "Prison Break" and "The Hills". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Grand Theft Auto IV", "Dead Space", "Mirror's Edge" and "Left 4 Dead". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "LazyTown", "Everybody Hates Chris", "iCarly" and "Wizards of Waverly Place".


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 January 15th, 2009.

  • Facebook

    During this period, Facebook experienced massive growth, becoming the most popular social network in the world.

  • Dubstep

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

  • The Hurt Locker

    "The Hurt Locker" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2009.

  • 2009 in movies.

    Movies that hit the big screen in 2009 included the likes of Avatar, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, 2012, Up, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Sherlock Holmes, Angels & Demons, The Hangover, Inglorious Basterds, Zombieland, District 9 and The Blind Side.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Kings of Leon - "Use Somebody"

    "Use Somebody" by Kings of Leon would go on to win a Grammy for 2009's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 11 years, 6 months and 25 days have passed since January 15th, 2009.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 03 of 2009.
  • Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 15th, 2009, will be 11 years of age.
  • People born in 2009 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1231977600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 15th, 2009:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 15th, 2009, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 15th, 2009 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Sons of Anarchy - Crime drama series about a biker gang.
  • Real Housewives of New York City - American reality television series.
  • Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
  • The Hills - American reality television series. Spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • 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.

2009 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2009.

"The Suite Life on Deck" - "Wizards of Waverly Place" - "iCarly" - "Phineas and Ferb" - "Curious George" - "The Hills" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "Hannah Montana" - "Ben 10" - "Everybody Hates Chris" - "Go, Diego, Go!" - "LazyTown" - "Peppa Pig" - "One Tree Hill" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 15th of January:


Weather

Weather information for January 15th, 2009:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 7.7 degrees Fahrenheit. -13.5 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 5.89 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 January 15th, 2009.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 15th, 2009 was probably conceived around the 7th of April, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 15th, 2009 is the 25th of October, 2009. (Rough Estimate).

Video 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on January 15th, 2009.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to January 15th, 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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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 15th, 2009.

  • 4,225 days have passed since this date.
  • 365,036,400 seconds have passed since the January 15th, 2009.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 425,875,800 times.
  • Since January 15th, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 188,358,782,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 60,839,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 31,393,130 steps. That's about 13,953 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,380,437 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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