August 25th, 2009

August 25th, 2009, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 237 of 2009. The decade was the 2000s.

10 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since August 25th, 2009.


On This Date

Events that occurred on August 25th, 2009:

  • The game "Batman: Arkham Asylum" is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on August 25th, 2009:

  • United States: I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
  • United Kingdom: Holiday - Dizzee Rascal

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is August 25th, 2009 and it's a Tuesday. The summer of 2009 is coming to an end and fall is just around the corner. In America, the song I Gotta Feeling by Black Eyed Peas is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Holiday by Dizzee Rascal is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Inglourious Basterds 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 "King of the Hill", "Dora the Explorer", "CSI: NY" and "House".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dead Space", "Fallout 3", "Left 4 Dead" and "Batman: Arkham Asylum". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Curious George", "iCarly" and "Glee".


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 August 25th, 2009.

  • 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.

  • Swine Flu

    Throughout much of 2009, there was public concern as heavy media coverage focused on the spread of a Swine Flu pandemic.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since August 25th, 2009.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 2009.
  • Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 25th, 2009, will be 10 years of age.
  • People born in 2009 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1251154800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around August 25th, 2009:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 25th, 2009, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2009 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 25th, 2009 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Television Shows

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

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

2009 - Kid's TV

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

"Glee" - "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" - "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 25th of August:


Weather

Weather information for August 25th, 2009:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.7 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.33 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.03cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on August 25th, 2009.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 25th, 2009 was probably conceived around the 15th of November, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 25th, 2009 is the 4th of June, 2010. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • 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.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on August 25th, 2009.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 25th, 2009.

  • 3,976 days have passed since this date.
  • 343,526,400 seconds have passed since the August 25th, 2009.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 400,780,800 times.
  • Since August 25th, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 177,259,622,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 57,254,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 29,543,270 steps. That's about 13,130 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,122,317 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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