March 6th, 2009

March 6th, 2009, fell on a Friday. It was day 65 of 2009. The decade was the 2000s.

11 years, 8 months and 21 days have passed since March 6th, 2009.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 6th, 2009:

  • Watchmen (2009) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 6th, 2009:

  • United States: Right Round - Flo-Rida ft Ke$ha
  • United Kingdom: My Life Would Suck Without You - Kelly Clarkson

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is March 6th, 2009 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer. In America, the song Right Round by Flo-Rida ft Ke$ha is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, My Life Would Suck Without You by Kelly Clarkson is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Watchmen is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown is the current Prime Minister. 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. The term "hipster" is currently growing in use. The word is being used to describe people who are pretentious and deliberately anti-mainstream.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Smallville", "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition", "The Hills" and "Sons of Anarchy". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row 2", "Dead Space", "Fallout 3" and "Resident Evil 5". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "One Tree Hill", "Go, Diego, Go!", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Phineas and Ferb".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "WALL-E toys".


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 March 6th, 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, 8 months and 21 days have passed since March 6th, 2009.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 2009.
  • Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 6th, 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 1236297600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 6th, 2009:

  • February 7th, 2009: The Black Saturday bushfires begin in Australia. 173 are killed by the bushfires, which continue to burn until the following month.
  • February 8th, 2009: Singer Chris Brown viciously assaults his girlfriend Rihanna.
  • February 9th, 2009: Football: Chelsea sack manager Luiz Felipe Scolari.
  • February 12th, 2009: 49 people die when Colgan Air Flight 3407 crashes into a house in Clarence Center, New York.
  • February 13th, 2009: The horror movie Friday the 13th (2009) is released in cinemas.
  • February 13th, 2009: The Netherlands enters recession.
  • February 24th, 2009: The headquarters of Anglo Irish Bank is raided by police in Ireland.
  • February 24th, 2009: The messaging app WhatsApp is founded.
  • March 3rd, 2009: A bus carrying Sri Lankan cricketers is attacked by gunmen in Lahore, Pakistan.
  • March 4th, 2009: SeaNanners joins Youtube.
  • March 5th, 2009: The game Resident Evil 5 is released.
  • March 7th, 2009: The RIRA kills two British soldiers and injures four others at the Massereene Barracks in Northern Ireland.
  • March 13th, 2009: WWE wrestler Test (Andrew Robert Patrick Martin) dies from an overdose of oxycodone.
  • March 20th, 2009: American radio personality George Weber is found stabbed to death at his apartment in Brooklyn.
  • March 22nd, 2009: Former Big Brother contestant Jade Goody passes away after a battle with cancer.
  • March 25th, 2009: Youtube commentator "Hutch" uploads his first Call of Duty video.
  • March 30th, 2009: The song "Boom Boom Pow" is released by The Black Eyed Peas.
  • April 2nd, 2009: The TV show "ER" comes to an end after nearly fifteen years.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 6th, 2009, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 6th, 2009 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

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

  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • 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.

2009 - Kid's TV

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

  • Sonny with a Chance
  • 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

2009 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2009:

  • WALL-E toys
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 6th, 2009:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.2 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 53.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 11.83 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 4.72 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on March 6th, 2009?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 6th, 2009?

  • Gordon Brown was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 6th, 2009 was probably conceived around the 27th of May, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 6th, 2009 is the 14th of December, 2009. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • 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.
  • Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots - Solid Snake returns in the fourth installment in the series.
  • Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - The fourth game in the series. Starring Niko Bellic in Liberty City.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 6th, 2009.

  • 4,284 days have passed since this date.
  • 370,137,600 seconds have passed since the March 6th, 2009.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 431,827,200 times.
  • Since March 6th, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 190,991,001,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 61,689,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 31,831,834 steps. That's about 14,147 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,441,651 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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