On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 2009

Historical Events

Historic Event

Uri Geller purchases Lamb Island, Scotland, previously known for its witch trials

Famous Deaths

  • Estelle Bennett, American singer (Ronettes), dies at 67
  • Marina Svetlova, American ballerina and choreographer (Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo), dies at 86
  • Willem J Kolff, Dutch-American Physician and Biomedical Engineer (artificial kidney, hemodialysis), dies at 97
2009 Highlights

About February 11, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius