What happened this day in history July 26, 2009

What are the important events that happened on July 26, 2009? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 26, 2009: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 26, 2009 is the 207th day of the year 2009 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 158 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is July 13, 2009 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,248,566,400 seconds has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectaheptagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $1,057.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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July 26, 2009 Historical Events

  • 2009
    The militant Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram attacks a police station in Bauchi, leading to reprisals by the Nigeria Police Force and four days of violence across multiple cities.

Who died on July 26, 2009?

  • 2009
    Marcey Jacobson, American photographer (b. 1911)

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