On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 2018

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba sets new record for their Singles Day sale, $1 billion in 85 seconds, $30.8bn in 24 hours

Alibaba Entrepreneur Jack Ma
Alibaba Entrepreneur
Jack Ma
  • Democratic Republic of Congo announces its worst-ever outbreak of Ebola with 198 deaths
  • Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Prague, Czech Republic: in a final denuded of both countries' top players Kateřina Siniaková beats American Sofia Kenin 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 to clinch a 3-0 win for the home side

Victory in BattleEnd of World War I

On centenary of WWI Armistice Day French President Macron urges world to reject Nationalism in speech to under Arc de Triomphe in Paris

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This painting depicts the signing of the armistice which ended World War I in Compiegne, France
This painting depicts the signing of the armistice which ended World War I in Compiegne, France
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2018 Highlights

About November 11, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio