On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 2008

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Open Women's Tennis

US Open Women's Tennis: Serena Williams wins her third US title; beats Jelena Janković of Serbia 6-4, 7-5

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Famous Weddings

  • Singer KT Tunstall (33) weds drummer Luke Bullen in a marquee overlooking the Atlantic Ocean on the Isle of Skye

Famous Deaths

  • Anita Page, American silent screen actress ((Our Dancing Daughters), dies at 98
  • Sören Nordin, Swedish harness racing driver and trainer (b. 1917)
2008 Highlights

About September 6, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 11 years and 10 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo