On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: Venus Williams wins her first US title; beats fellow American Lindsay Davenport 6-4, 7-5

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Victoria Federica de Marichalar y de Borb√≥n, granddaughter of king Juan Carlos I of Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Critchley, British politician (b. 1930)