On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 2011

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

German Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel finishes 3rd in the Japanese F1 Grand Prix to clinch his second consecutive World Drivers Championship

Formula 1 Driver Sebastian Vettel
Formula 1 Driver
Sebastian Vettel

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Musician Paul McCartney (69) weds New Yorker Nancy Shevell (51) in a civil ceremony at Old Marylebone Town Hall, London

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • TV personality Layla Kayleigh (22) weds Radio Talk Show Host/DJ Steve Covino (36) in Las Vegas, Nevada

Famous Deaths

  • Mark Kingston, English actor (Intimate Contact), dies at 77
  • Pavel Karelin, Russian ski jumper (b. 1989)
2011 Highlights

About October 9, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra