What Happened on June 11, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 105th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (1-6, 6-1, 6-4, 7-6)
  • 105th Women's French Open: Justine Henin-Hardenne beats Svetlana Kuznetsova (6-4, 6-4)

Sport awardGolf Major

52nd LPGA Championship won by Se Ri Pak

LPGA Golfer Se Ri Pak
LPGA Golfer
Se Ri Pak
  • 60th Tony Awards: Jersey Boys & The History Boys win

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Shand, father of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (b. 1917)
  • Michael Bartosh, computer expert and author (b. 1977)
  • Neroli Fairhall, New Zealand archer (b. 1944)