What Happened on September 15, 2011

Historical Events

  • Ford Motor Company closes St. Thomas Assembly automobile plant in Southwold, Ontario, after 44 years resulting in the loss of roughly 1,400 jobs

Music History

Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli performs with the NY Philharmonic and guests Celine Dion, Tony Bennett, and Pretty Yende, on the Great Lawn of New York City's Central Park; 70,000 in attendance

Famous Deaths

  • Frances Bay, Canadian-American character actress (Twin Peaks - "Mrs. Tremond"), dies of pneumonia at 92
2011 Highlights

About September 15, 2011

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 4 months and 22 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