On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Italian economist Mario Draghi is confirmed as new President of the European Central Bank

Economist Mario Draghi
Mario Draghi
  • NHL Draft: Red Deer Rebels (WHL) center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins first pick by Edmonton Oilers

Famous Deaths

  • Tomislav Ivić, Croatian football manager (b. 1933)