What Happened on September 12, 2011

Historical Events

Music Single

"Love On Top" single released by Beyoncé (Grammy Award Best Traditional R&B Performance 2013, Billboard Song of the Year 2012)

US Men's Tennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković wins his first US title; beats Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Galimov, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1985)
  • Frits Castricum, Dutch journalist and politician (PvdA), dies at 64

About September 12, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Someone Like You - Adele
  • UK #1 Song: All About Tonight - Pixie Lott