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

About April 11, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  • UK #1 Song: I Took A Pill In Ibiza - Mike Posner