What Happened on July 9, 1989

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

103rd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Boris Becker beats Stefan Edberg (6-0 7-6 6-4)

Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker

Sport awardTennis Open

96th Wimbledon Women's Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Martina Navratilova (6-2 6-7 6-1)

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova
  • Penny Hammel wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
  • Two bombs explode in Mecca, killing one pilgrim and wounding 16 others