On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 2011

Historical Events

  • Space Shuttle Discovery makes its final landing after 39 flights

Famous Deaths

  • David S. Broder, American journalist (Pulitzer 1973), dies at 81
  • Inge Sørensen, Danish swimmer (youngest known female Olympic Games medalist in an individual event-Olympic 1936 bronze), dies at 86
2011 Highlights

About March 9, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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