On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Rostenkowski, American politician (Rep-D-Il, 1959-94), convicted of mail fraud, dies at 82
  • Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Scottish Conservative politician (1959-2001), dies at 86
  • Markus Liebherr, German born Swiss owner of Southampton Football Club (b. 1948)