On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 2016

Historical Events

  • UN-backed ceasefire comes into effect in Yemen conflict between Iranian-backed Houthis rebels and government forces
  • Updated "Tree of Life" published in "Nature Microbiology" by scientists from Berkeley University in California

Famous Deaths

  • Emile Ford, Caribbean-born British singer and engineer (first black male singer to top UK charts), dies at 78
2016 Highlights

About April 11, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries