On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 2011

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Single

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

Sport awardUS 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

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Galimov, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1985)
  • Frits Castricum, Dutch journalist and politician (PvdA), dies at 64
2011 Highlights

About September 12, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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