On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 2018

Historical Events

  • Dutchman Sven Kramer becomes only male speed skater to win same Olympic event 3 times, claiming gold in the 5,000m at Pyongchang; first man to win total 8 Olympic medals in the sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

MOMA opens a major solo exhibition for Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral in New York

  • Norway sweeps the medals in the Olympic 30k cross country skiathlon at Pyeongchang; Simen Hegstad Kr├╝ger wins gold ahead of teammates Martin Johnsrud Sundby & Hans Christer Holund
  • Russian airliner crashes south-east of Moscow, killing all 71 on board

Famous Deaths

  • Vic Damone [Vito Farinola], American singer (On the Street Where You Live), entertainer, actor and TV presenter (Vic Damone Show), dies at 89
2018 Highlights

About February 11, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius