On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 2010

Historical Events

  • FIFA World Cup Final, Soccer City, Johannesburg, South Africa: Andrés Iniesta scores an extra time winner as Spain beats the Netherlands, 1-0 for first World Cup title
  • US Open Women's Golf, Oakmont CC: Paula Creamer wins her first major championship, 4 shots ahead of runners-up Na Yeon Choi and Suzann Pettersen

Famous Weddings

  • Former "Las Vegas" actress Vanessa Marcil (42) weds "CSI: NY" actor Corey Feldman (39) in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Bishop Walter Hawkins, American gospel music singer (Edwin Hawkins Singers; Love Center Choir), dies of pancreatic cancer at 61
  • Bob Sheppard, New York Yankees and New York Giants announcer, dies at 99
2010 Highlights

About July 11, 2010

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 11 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer