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

ExecutionTimothy McVeigh

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


2001 Highlights

About June 11, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini