On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 2010

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Simon Cowell leaves "American Idol"

Recording Executive Simon Cowell
Recording Executive
Simon Cowell

Famous Deaths

  • Éric Rohmer [Maurice Schérer], French director, journalist and teacher (My Night at Maud's, Claire's Knee, Le rayon vert), dies at 89
  • Joe Rollino, American strongman, weightlifter, and boxer (b. 1905)
  • Mick Green, British guitarist (b. 1944)
  • Miep Gies, Dutch Humanitarian, discoverer of Anne Frank's diary (b. 1909)
2010 Highlights

About January 11, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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