On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 2002

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: Serena Williams wins second US title; beats older sister Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3

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

Famous Deaths

  • Erma Franklin, American gospel and R&B singer (Piece Of My Heart), dies at 64
  • Katrin Cartlidge, British actress (b. 1961)
  • Uziel Gal, Israeli firearm designer (b. 1923)