Bernie Williams: Remembering the 2001 World Series

  • April 4, 2019
  • 7 to 8:30 P.M.
  • Auditorium
Former Yankees player Bernie Williams is interviewed by Clifford Chanin, the executive vice president and deputy director for museum programs, onstage at the Museum Auditorium. Williams is sitting with his feet out and crossed while Chanin is smiling and holding a clipboard.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Just weeks after 9/11, the New York Yankees played the Arizona Diamondbacks in an unforgettable seven-game World Series. Former Yankees player Bernie Williams discusses the series, recounts President Bush’s famous first pitch, and reflects on what it meant for the Yankees to become “America’s Team.”

Photos

  • Former Yankees player Bernie Williams plays an electric guitar on stage in the Auditorium as part of a public program. He is wearing a suit, tie, and hat.
  • Former Yankees player Bernie Williams is interviewed by Clifford Chanin, the executive vice president and deputy director for museum programs, onstage at the Museum Auditorium. Williams is sitting with his feet out and crossed while Chanin is smiling and holding a clipboard.
  • Former Yankees player Bernie Williams speaks onstage while taking part in the program Remembering the 2001 World Series. He is pointing to the audience while talking.
Photos by Jin S. Lee

Videos

Public Programs 2019_0404_Bernie Williams W/CC
2019_0404_Bernie Williams_Highlight_(Caps)
FULL PROGRAM
HIGHLIGHT CLIP

Other Resources

Through the inaugural 9/11 Memorial & Museum Summit on Security, presented by Fiserv, public programs in 2019 were made possible by Accenture, ADP, AT&T, BlackRock, Deloitte, GNYHA Ventures, Inc., Goldman Sachs, PepsiCo Foundation, and UL LLC.