On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • George Papandreou's Panhellenic Socialist Movement defeats Greece's governing New Democracy party in an electoral landslide.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Senior Players Championship Men's Golf, Baltimore CC: Jay Haas wins his third and final Champions Tour major title by 1 stroke from Tom Watson

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Tom Watson

Famous Deaths

  • Günther Rall, German fighter ace (b. 1918)
  • Mercedes Sosa, Argentinian singer (exponent of nueva canción), dies at 74