Historical Events for December 2009
Events 1 - 9 of 9
6th - 98th Davis Cup: Spain beats Czech Republic in Barcelona (5-0)
6th - Final Broadway performance of "A Steady Rain", starring Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig
8th - Bombings in Baghdad, Iraq kill 127 and injure 448.
11th - Tiger Woods announced an indefinite leave from professional golf to focus on his marriage.
15th - Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner makes its maiden flight from Seattle, Washington.
18th - James Cameron's "Avatar", starring Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana, is released
25th - Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab unsuccessfully attempts a terrorist attack against the US while on board Northwest Airlines Flight 253
28th - Scarlett Johansson makes her debut on Broadway in the Arthur Miller play "A View from the Bridge"
28th - 43 people die in a suicide bombing in Karachi, Pakistan, where Shia Muslims were observing the Day of Ashura.