On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 2008

Historical Events

TV Show Appearance

Charo makes a guest appearance on the Latin-themed VH1 reality show Viva Hollywood

  • PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Sergio García of Spain claims the biggest win of his career to date in a sudden-death playoff over American Paul Goydos

Famous Deaths

  • Bruno Neves, Portuguese cyclist, dies in competition at 26
  • Dottie Rambo, American gospel singer, dies when her tour bus crashes at 74
  • John Rutsey, Canadian drummer (Rush, 1968-1974), dies from a heart attack at 55
2008 Highlights

About May 11, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 14 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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