What Happened on December 11, 2008

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Bernard Madoff arrested and charged with securities fraud in $50 billion Ponzi scheme
  • Ron Carey, American labor leader (International Brotherhood of Teamsters), dies of lung cancer at 72

Famous Deaths

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Bettie Page, American Playboy pin-up model, dies at 85

Queen of Pinups Bettie Page
Queen of Pinups
Bettie Page
  • Maddie Blaustein, American voice actress (b. 1960)