What Happened on May 11, 2001

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Suzanne Pleshette (64) weds actor Tom Poston (79) at Manhattan's City Hall

Famous Deaths

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams (1952-2001)

English author (Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy), dies of myocardial infarction and a fatal cardiac arrhythmia at 49

  • Klaus Schlesinger, German writer, dies at 64
2001 Highlights

About May 11, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 22 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All For You - Janet
  • UK #1 Song: It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell