On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 2019

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli scores career-best 254 not out to move past 7,000 Test runs on day 2 of the 2nd Test against South Africa in Mumbai; India wins by an innings and 137 runs

Cricketer Virat Kohli
Cricketer
Virat Kohli
  • Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed for peace deal with Eritrea

Famous Deaths

  • Alexei Leonov, Russian cosmonaut (Voskhod 2, first person to walk in space), dies at 85
  • Robert Forster [Foster], American actor (Medium Cool, Jackie Brown), dies of cancer at 78
2019 Highlights

About October 11, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra