On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US Open Women's Tennis: Belgian Justin Henin beats Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia 6-1, 6-3; Henin wins event without losing a set

Famous Weddings

  • Duchess Maria-Anna Henriette Gabrielle Julie in Bavaria (32) weds investment banker Klaus Runow near Munich, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Nicholas Bethell, 4th Baron Bethell, British historian, dies at 69
  • Ramón Cardemil, Chilean huaso (b. 1917)