On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 2011

Historical Events

  • Mark Duggan is shot by police in London at 29, sparking widespread riots that cost an estimated £200 million worth of property damage

Famous Deaths

  • Mark Duggan is shot by police in London at 29, sparking widespread riots
  • Naoki Matsuda, Japanese Soccer player (b. 1977)
2011 Highlights

About August 4, 2011

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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