What Happened on September 12, 2020

Historical Events

Venice Film Festival

Chloé Zhao's "Nomadland" starring Frances McDormand wins the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival

US Open Women's Tennis

US Open Women's Tennis: Naomi Osaka of Japan wins her second US title; beats Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 1-6, 6-3, 6-3

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Jefford, British stage actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), dies at 90
  • Edna Wright, American pop singer (Honey Cone - "Want Ads"), dies of a heart attack while suffering from COPD at 75
  • Terence Conran, English designer and restaurateur (Habitat), dies at 88

About September 12, 2020

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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