On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 2011

Famous Deaths

  • Christa Wolf, German writer (b. 1929)
  • Ragnhild Hveger, Danish swimmer (Olympic silver 400m freestyle 1936; 44 world records 1938-56), dies at 90
2011 Highlights

About December 1, 2011

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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