2009 (MMIX) was a common yearstarting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar, the 2009th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the ninth year of the 3rd millennium, the ninth year of the 21st century, and the tenth and last year of the 2000s decade.

2009 was designated as:

Events

January

February

March

April

Train commuters in Mexico City wearing surgical masks due to the outbreak of swine flu

May

June

A clash between pro-Zelaya protesters and the Honduran military

July

August

September

Leaders of the G-20 countries present at the Pittsburgh Summit

October

Moment of the announcement of Rio de Janeiro as the host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics

November

December

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

In fiction

Set in 2009:

  1. Series 3 (2007) episode Last of the Time Lords is set mainly in a parallel year.
  2. Series 4 (2008) episodes Partners In Crime, The Sontaran Strategem/The Poison Sky and The Stolen Earth/Journey's End; and Turn Left, which is set in a parallel universe.