On this day: September 13

POSTED: 7:25 PM Sep 12 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Sep 13 2015

Michelangelo starts working on David, the automobile claims its first fatality in America, the National Guard storms Attica, and the U.S. zeroes in on Osama bin Laden as the prime 9/11 suspect, all on this day.

OTD September 13 - Rafael Nadal
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2010: Rafael Nadal of Spain wins his first U.S. Open title to complete a career Grand Slam, beating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2.

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