Squiz The Day – 1 September 2021
9.00am (AEST) – Tennis – US Open – Novak Djokovic v Holger Rune
10.15am (AEST – Tennis – US Open – Alex de Minaur v Taylor Fritz
2.15pm (AEST) – Tokyo Paralympics – Women’s Goalball Quarter-Finals – Australia v Turkey
7:30pm (AEST) – Tokyo Paralympics – Men’s 200m Individual Medley SM9 Final
9.45pm – Tokyo Paralympics – Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Quarter-Final – Australia v Japan. The winner will face the winner of the match between Great Britain and Canada on Friday in the semi-final.
Venice Film Festival begins (on until September 11)
ABS Data Release – Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product, June 2021
Gold Bow Day, raising awareness about thyroid cancer
Start of Asthma Week (on until 7 September)
Start of World Alzheimer’s Month
Birthdays for Dr Phil (1950) and Zendaya (1996)
• the opening of the Sydney General Post Office (1874)
• the start of WWII after Germany invades Poland (1939)
• the US, Australia and New Zealand signing the ANZUS defence treaty (1951)
• the discovery of the wreck of the Titanic (1985)
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