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.
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.
During this period, Facebook experienced massive growth, becoming the most popular social network in the world.
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.
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 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.
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.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
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).
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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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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