On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 2020

Historical Events

Film release premierVenice Film Festival

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

Sport awardUS 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

Tennis Player Naomi Osaka
Tennis Player
Naomi Osaka
Tennis Player Victoria Azarenka
Tennis Player
Victoria Azarenka

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Jefford, British stage actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), dies at 90
  • Terence Conran, English designer and restaurateur (Habitat), dies at 88
2020 Highlights

About September 12, 2020

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo