On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 2002

Historical Events


Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats older sister Venus 7-6, 6-3 for her first Wimbledon singles title

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams

Famous Deaths

  • Dhirubhai Ambani, Indian businessman (b. 1932)
  • István Sárközy, Hungarian composer, dies at 81
  • John Frankenheimer, American film director (b. 1930)
2002 Highlights

About July 6, 2002

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer