What Happened on September 8, 2018

Historical Events

  • 75th Venice International Film Festival: a Netflix film wins the Golden Lion for the first time with "Roma"
  • Archaeologists uncover more than 300 gold coins from late imperial period from theatre in Como, Italy
  • Egypt sentences over 700 people, including 75 death sentences for 2013 pro-Muslim Brotherhood sit-in at Rabaa al-Adawiya square

US Open Women's Tennis

US Open Women's Tennis: Naomi Osaka first Japanese female to win a Grand Slam singles final; beats Serena Williams in controversial match 6-2, 6-4

2018 History

Famous Deaths

  • Tito Capobianco, Argentinian stage impresario, dies at 87

About September 8, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo

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