What Happened on July 8, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

119th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats A Radwańska (6-1 5-7 6-2)

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Sport awardTennis Open

126th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Andy Murray (4-6 7-5 6-3 6-4)

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • Roadside car bomb kills 14 civilians in Afghanistan's Kandahar Province
  • Tens of thousands protest over election corruption in Mexico City after Enrique Peña Nieto's win in the country's presidential election

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ernest Borgnine, American actor (Ice station Zebra, Marty), dies from renal failure at 95