What Happened on March 9, 2011

Historical Events

Music History

Bonham's Auctions in New York City conducts sale of Eric Clapton and friends' guitars and amplifiers to benefit Crossroads Centre at Antigua, a drug and alcohol residential rehabilitation facility he co-founded in 1997, raising over $1.75M

  • 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 female Olympic Games medalist in an individual event [12] bronze 200m breaststroke 1936), dies at 86

About March 9, 2011

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

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