What Happened on February 11, 2016

Historical Events

  • Discover of gravitational waves (through collision of two black holes) announced by physicists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (Ligo)
  • Last of Oregon militia occupying Malheur wildlife refuge surrenders to authorities after 41 days
  • Riot between rival drug cartels at a prison in Monterrey, Mexico, leaves 52 dead
  • Sixth Democratic presidential candidates debate, broadcast on CNN and PBS, and held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2016 Highlights

About February 11, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
  • UK #1 Song: Pillowtalk - Zayn