On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 2020

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bernie Sanders wins the New Hampshire Democratic primary

US Senator Bernie Sanders
US Senator
Bernie Sanders
  • Largest wave ever surfed by a woman by Brazilian Maya Gabeira riding a 73.5ft (22.4m) wave at Nazaré, Portugal
  • Snow falls in Baghdad, Iraq, for only the second time in a century
  • US Attorney General, William Barr recommends cutting suggested sentence of Roger Stone, prompting prosecutors to resign

Famous Deaths

  • (Bhekizizwe) Joseph Shabalala, South African singer, songwriter, founder and musical director of Ladysmith Black Mambazo, dies at 79
  • Katsuya Nomura, Japanese baseball catcher and manager (first NPB batter to win Triple Crown 1965; Nankai Hawks), dies of heart failure at 84
2020 Highlights

About February 11, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius