On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • US Open Men's Tennis: Roger Federer wins 3rd straight US title; beats home favourite Andy Roddick 6-2, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1

Famous Deaths

  • Patty Berg, American golfer (15 major titles, US Open 1946), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 88
  • Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV, King of Tonga (1965-2006), dies at 88