On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 2008

Historical Events

  • Latvia joins its northern neighbor Estonia in recession as GDP falls 0.2% in the second quarter from the first quarter, when it fell 0.3%; property markets and construction have suffered in both Baltic states

Sport awardUS Men's Tennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Scotsman Andy Murray 6-2, 7-5, 6-2 for his 5th consecutive US title

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray

Famous Deaths

  • Evan Tanner, UFC Champion
2008 Highlights

About September 8, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo