Historical Events on September 9, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

121st Men's U.S. Open: Lleyton Hewitt beats Pete Sampras (7-6, 6-1, 6-1)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras

Sport awardTennis Open

121st Women's U.S. Open: Venus Williams beats Serena Williams (6-2, 6-4)

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • Ahmed Shah Massoud, leader of the Northern Alliance, is assassinated in Afghanistan