On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 2006

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Men's Tennis Open

Andre Agassi loses to 112th-ranked Benjamin Becker of Germany 7-5, 6-7, 6-4, 7-5 in the 3rd round at the US Open in his final career match; 8-time Grand Slam winner finishes with record of 870-274

Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi
  • Los Angeles Sparks center Lisa Leslie wins the WNBA's Most Valuable Player award, joining Sheryl Swoopes as the league's only three-time winners

Famous Deaths

  • Annemarie Wendl, German actress (Lindenstra├če, Der Seitensprung), dies at 91
2006 Highlights

About September 3, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo