On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 18 coal miners are killed in an explosion in the Komi region, Russia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Benedict XVI announces his resignation from February 28, the first pope to resign since 1415

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265th Pope
Benedict XVI

Famous Deaths

  • Rick Huxley, English guitarist (Dave Clark 5), dies at 72