Taylor Swift releases her second studio album “Fearless” (Billboard Album of the Year, 2009; Grammy Album of the Year, 2010, American Music Awards, 2009)
- The RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) set sail on her final voyage to Dubai.
- Herb Score, American baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1955, 56; Cleveland Indians) and announcer (Cleveland Indians 1964-97), dies at 75
Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 13 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes
Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)