On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 2011

Historical Events

  • MLB Draft: UCLA pitcher Gerrit Cole first pick by Pittsburgh Pirates

Famous Deaths

  • Shrek the sheep, New Zealand sheep that held world record for biggest shorn fleece, dies at 16
2011 Highlights

About June 6, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

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