What day of the week was September 3, 2005?

The day of the week September 3rd, 2005 fell on was a Saturday.

R. S. R. Fitter the English biologist and author (b. 1913) died on this day in 2005. As did William Rehnquist the American lawyer and jurist, 16th Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1924) .