What Happened on December 18, 2011

Historical Events

  • The last US troops withdraw from Iraq, formally ending the Iraq War

Famous Deaths

  • Ralph MacDonald, American rock percussionist and songwriter ("Just the Two of Us"), dies of cancer at 67

Václav HavelVáclav Havel (1936-2011)

Czech politician (President of Czechoslovakia, 1990-2, Czech Republic, 1993-2003), dies at 75


2011 Highlights

About December 18, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: We Found Love - Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris
  • UK #1 Song: Cannonball - Little Mix