On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 2013

Historical Events

Film Premier

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" directed by Francis Lawrence starring Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson premieres in London

  • 100 people are killed in a tropical cyclone in the Puntland region, Somalia
  • 4 people are killed and 8 are injured after a building catches fire in Mumbai, India

Sports History

Novak Đoković claims back-to-back ATP World Tour Finals tennis titles with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Spaniard Rafael Nadal in the final in London, England


Famous Deaths

  • Billy Adamson, Scottish drummer (The Searchers, 1969-98), dies at 69
  • Eddie McGrady, Northern Irish politician (SDLP) unseated Enoch Powell, dies at 78
  • George Reinholt, American actor (Steve-Another World, One Life to Live), dies at 73
2013 Highlights

About November 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio