On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 43 people are killed in two car bombings in Reyhanlı, Turkey
  • Barcelona wins its fourth La Liga title in four years
  • Bayern Munich set a new  Bundesliga points record of 91
  • English FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London (86,254): Wigan Athletic upsets Manchester City, 1-0; Ben Watson scores 90+1' winner

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Butler, American football player, dies from complications from staph infection at 85
  • Oliver "Ollie" Mitchell, American musician and bandleader (The Wrecking Crew), dies of cancer at 86