What Happened on September 8, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

122nd Men's U.S. Open: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 6-4, 5-7, 6-4)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi

Sport awardTennis Open

122nd Women's U.S. Open: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (6-4, 6-3)

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • Texas Rangers set a major league record by homering in their 26th consecutive game as Texas falls to the Tampa Bay

Famous Deaths

  • Laurie Williams, West Indian cricketer (b. 1968)