What Happened on September 8, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Haider al-Abadi becomes the 75th Prime Minister of Iraq

Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi
Prime Minister of Iraq
Haider al-Abadi
  • US Open Men's Tennis: Marin Čilić of Croatia wins his maiden grand slam title; beats Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-3, 6-3

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Ashley Tisdale (29) weds singer Christopher French at a private ceremony in Santa Barbara, California

Actress and Singer Ashley Tisdale
Actress and Singer
Ashley Tisdale

Famous Deaths

  • Gerald Wilson, American jazz trumpeter and orchestra leader (Redd Foxx), dies at 96