On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 2005

Historical Events

  • Cronulla riots: thousands of white Australians demonstrate against ethnic violence, resulting in a riot against anyone thought to be Lebanese (and many who were not) in Cronulla Sydney. These are followed by ethnic attacks on Cronulla.
  • The Buncefield Oil Depot in Hemel Hempstead, England, is rocked by explosions, causing a huge oil fire.
2005 Highlights

About December 11, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius