On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 2011

Historical Events

  • British tabloid News of the World publishes its last edition after 168 years in the wake of a phone hacking scandal.

Famous Deaths

  • Pierrette Alarie, Canadian operatic soprano, dies at 89
  • Roland Petit, French choreographer and dancer (b. 1924)
2011 Highlights

About July 10, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer