On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 2013

Historical Events

  • European Union bans the sale of cosmetics that have been tested on animals
  • Falkland Islands’ sovereignty referendum: 99.8% choose to remain an Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Laureus World Sports Awards, Municipal Theater, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Sportsman: Usain Bolt; Sportswoman: Missy Franklin; Team: FC Bayern Munich

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt
  • North Korea cuts the phone line with South Korea, breaching the 1953 armistice
2013 Highlights

About March 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces