On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 2015

Famous Deaths

  • Dusty Rhodes [Virgil Riley Runnels Jr.], American professional wrestler (WWE), dies at 69
  • Jim Ed Brown, American country music singer (Nashville on the Road), dies at 81

Person of interestOrnette Coleman

Ornette Coleman, American jazz saxophonist and composer (Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation), dies of a heart attack at 85

Jazz Composer Ornette Coleman
Jazz Composer
Ornette Coleman
  • Ron Moody [Moodnick], British stage and screen actor, singer (Oliver!; The Twelve Chairs), and composer dies at 91
2015 Highlights

About June 11, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini