On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1989

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Open Women's Tennis

US Open Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf retains her title; beats Martina Navratilova 3-6, 7-5, 6-1

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova

Famous Deaths

  • Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
1989 Highlights

About September 9, 1989

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo