What Happened on September 9, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

133rd Men's U.S. Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Đoković (6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1)

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković

Sport awardTennis Open

133rd Women's U.S. Open: Serena Williams beats Victoria Azarenka (7-5, 6-7, 6-1)

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • 18 people are killed in conflict between government and Boko Harem troops in Borno State, Nigeria
  • 44 people are killed and 45 are injured after a bus crashes into a ravine in Northern Guatemala
  • 60 people are killed in conflict between rebels and loyalists in the Central African Republic

Film release premierFilm Premier

Barry Avrich’s film "Filthy Gorgeous: The Bob Guccione Story", about the life of Penthouse founder Bob Guccione, premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival

Publisher Bob Guccione
Bob Guccione
  • Erna Solberg is elected Prime Minister of Norway after a centre-right coalition wins a majority in their elections