On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 2001

Historical Events

  • Saudi Arabia seizes ownership, effective June 7, of the 1.6-million-barrels-per-day IPSA pipeline that had carried Iraqi crude oil to the Saudi Red Sea port of Mu'jiz prior to Iraq's invasion of Kuwait

Famous Deaths

  • Amalia Mendoza, Mexican singer (Échame a mi la culpa), dies at 77

Person of interestTimothy McVeigh

Timothy McVeigh, American Oklahoma City bomber and terrorist, executed for bombing Oklahoma City at 33

Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist Timothy McVeigh
Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist
Timothy McVeigh

2001 Highlights

About June 11, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini