On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 2019

Historical Events

Film & TV History

American actress and #MeToo activist Alyssa Milano urges women to go on a "sex strike" after Georgia state passes new abortion law

  • Carbon dioxide levels in the earth's atmosphere hit levels not seen for 3 million years at 415 parts per million, according to the Mauna Loa Observatory, Hawaii
  • Militants attack Zaver Pearl-Continental Hotel in Gwadar, Pakistan killing five, Balochistan Liberation Army claim responsibility
  • South African parliamentary elections return ruling Cyril Ramaphosa's ANC party to power with reduced majority (58%)

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Lederman, American boxing judge & analyst (HBO), dies of cancer at 79
2019 Highlights

About May 11, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus