What Happened on September 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

110th Men's U.S. Open: 19 year old Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-4, 6-3, 6-2)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi
  • George H. W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev meet in Helsinki & urge Iraq to leave Kuwait
  • Liberia president Samuel K Doe is captured by Mr Johnson's forces
  • Oakland beats NY 7-3 to complete a 12-game sweep of Yankees this year

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Ping-Cellular One Golf Championship

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan

Famous Birthdays

  • Melody Klaver, Dutch actress

Famous Deaths

  • Rimantas Antanas Stankiavichus, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 46
  • Samuel Doe, Liberian politician (b. 1951)