On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 2011

Historical Events

  • 1st Critics' Choice Television Awards: Modern Family wins Best Comedy Series, Mad Men wins Best Drama Series
  • Betty Dukes v. Walmart class action lawsuit on alleged employee gender discrimination in pay and promotion policies is decided in a 5-4 decision, ruling that the class should not be certified in its current form

Famous Deaths

  • Jerome Rosen, American composer, dies at 89
  • Ryan Dunn, American actor and TV personality (Homewrecker), dies at 34
  • [Anna] Ottilie Patterson, Irish blues and jazz singer (Chris Barber Jazz Band), dies at 79
2011 Highlights

About June 20, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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