Historical Events on September 12, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

96th Men's U.S. Open: Jimmy Connors beats Bjorn Borg(6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 6-4)

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors
Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Sport awardTennis Open

96th Women's U.S. Open: Chris Evert beats Evonne Goolagong Cawley (6-3, 6-0)

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
  • Jane Blalock wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
  • Seattle Seahawks play 1st regular-season game (St L 30, Sea 24)
  • White Sox Minnie Minoso, 53, is oldest to get a hit in majors