2009
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2009

2009 by topic:
Arts
Architecture - Comics - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry) - Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK) - Radio - Photo - Television - Video gaming
Politics and government
Elections - International leaders - Sovereign states
Sovereign state leaders - Territorial governors
Science and technology
Archaeology - Aviation - Birding/Ornithology - Palaeontology - Rail transport - Spaceflight
Sports
Badminton - Baseball - Basketball - Volleyball
By place
Afghanistan - Albania - Algeria - Angola - Antarctica - Argentina - Armenia - Australia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Bangladesh - The Bahamas - Barbados - Belgium - Benin - Bhutan - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Brazil - Bulgaria - Burkina Faso - Burundi - Cambodia - Cameroon - Canada - Cape Verde - Central African Republic - Chad - Chile - China - Colombia - Costa Rica - Croatia - Cuba - Cyprus - Czechia - Denmark - Ecuador - Egypt - El Salvador - Estonia - Ethiopia - European Union - Finland - France - Gabon - Georgia - Germany - Ghana - Greece - Guatemala - Guyana - Hong Kong - Hungary - Iceland - India - Indonesia - Iraq - Iran - Ireland - Israel - Italy - Ivory Coast - Japan - Kazakhstan - Kenya - Kosovo - Kuwait - Kyrgyzstan - Laos - Latvia - Lebanon - Libya - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Macau - Madagascar - Malawi - Malaysia - Mali - Mexico - Moldova - Montenegro - Morocco - Mozambique - Myanmar - Nepal - Netherlands - New Zealand - Niger - Nigeria - North Korea - Norway - Oman - Pakistan - Palestine - Peru - Philippines - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russia - Rwanda - Saudi Arabia - Senegal - Serbia - Singapore - Slovakia - Slovenia - Somalia - South Africa - South Korea - South Sudan - Spain - Sri Lanka - Sudan - Sweden - Switzerland - Syria - Taiwan - Tanzania - Thailand - Tunisia - Turkey - Uganda - Ukraine - United Arab Emirates - United Kingdom - United States - Uruguay - Uzbekistan - Venezuela - Vietnam - Yemen - Zambia - Zimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works and introductions categories
Works - Introductions
Works entering the public domain
2009 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2009
MMIX
Ab urbe condita2762
Armenian calendar1458
?
Assyrian calendar6759
Bahá'í calendar165-166
Balinese saka calendar1930-1931
Bengali calendar1416
Berber calendar2959
British Regnal year57 Eliz. 2 - 58 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2553
Burmese calendar1371
Byzantine calendar7517-7518
Chinese calendar? (Earth Rat)
4705 or 4645
    -- to --
(Earth Ox)
4706 or 4646
Coptic calendar1725-1726
Discordian calendar3175
Ethiopian calendar2001-2002
Hebrew calendar5769-5770
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2065-2066
 - Shaka Samvat1930-1931
 - Kali Yuga5109-5110
Holocene calendar12009
Igbo calendar1009-1010
Iranian calendar1387-1388
Islamic calendar1430-1431
Japanese calendarHeisei 21
(21?)
Javanese calendar1941-1942
Juche calendar98
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4342
Minguo calendarROC 98
98?
Nanakshahi calendar541
Thai solar calendar2552
Tibetan calendar?
(male Earth-Rat)
2135 or 1754 or 982
    -- to --
?
(female Earth-Ox)
2136 or 1755 or 983
Unix time1230768000 - 1262303999

2009 (MMIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2009th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 9th year of the 3rd millennium, the 9th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2000s decade.

2009 was designated as:

Events

January

January 20: Barack Obama, 44th President of the United States

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

The Nobel Prize medallion.

New English words

  • alt-right
  • anti-vaxxer
  • copernicium
  • subtweet[63]

See also

References

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