What Happened on September 11, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"Pride & Prejudice", the film adaptation of Jane Austen's novel of the same name, starring Keira Knightley as Elizabeth Bennet, is released

Actress Keira Knightley
Actress
Keira Knightley
Novelist Jane Austen
Novelist
Jane Austen
  • 125th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1)

Sport awardTennis Open

125th Women's U.S. Open: Kim Clijsters beats Mary Pierce (6-3, 6-1)

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce
  • The State of Israel completes its unilateral disengagement from the Gaza Strip.

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Schenkel, American sportscaster (b. 1923)