What Happened on August 13, 2011

Historical Events

Farm Aid Concert

Farm Aid (25th Anniversary) held in Kansas City, Kansas; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Jason Mraz, Jamey Johnson, Jakob Dylan, and Billy Joe Shaver [1]

Famous Weddings

  • "The View" co-host Sherri Shepherd (44) weds TV writer Lamar Sally at the Fairmont Hotel in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Topi Sorsakoski [Pekka Tammilehto], Finnish blues singer, and guitarist, dies of lung cancer at 58
2011 Highlights

About August 13, 2011

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
  • UK #1 Song: Swagger Jagger - Cher Lloyd