What Happened on September 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • George H. W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev meet in Helsinki & urge Iraq to leave Kuwait
  • Liberia president Samuel K Doe is captured by Mr Johnson's forces
  • Oakland beats NY 7-3 to complete a 12-game sweep of Yankees this year

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: 19 year old Pete Sampras wins his first Grand Slam title; beats Andre Agassi 6-4, 6-3, 6-2; Sampras youngest male US Open winner

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi

Famous Birthdays

  • Melody Klaver, Dutch actress

Famous Deaths

  • Rimantas Stankevičius, Lithuanian cosmonaut, dies at 46
  • Samuel Doe, Liberian politician (b. 1951)