What Happened on June 9, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

112th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats David Ferrer (6-3, 6-2, 6-3)

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal
  • 67th Tony Awards: Kinky Boots & Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Edward Snowden publicly makes his identity known as the leaker of NSA documents

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
NSA Contractor
Edward Snowden
  • LPGA Championship, Locust Hill CC: Inbee Park wins her 3rd major title in a sudden-death playoff, defeating runner-up Catriona Matthew of Scotland on the 3rd extra hole

Famous Deaths

  • Iain Banks, Scottish author, dies from gallbladder cancer at 59