On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 2020

Historical Events

  • Colombian airline Avianca, and world's 2nd oldest, becomes 1st major airline to file for bankruptcy
  • World Health Organization warns “extreme vigilance” needed as many countries begin easing lockdowns

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Aguilar, Spanish soccer forward (3 caps; Real Madrid), dies at 71

Person of interestJerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller, American comedian (Frank Constanza-Seinfeld, Stiller & Meara), dies of natural causes at 92

Comedian Jerry Stiller
Jerry Stiller
  • John "Moon" Martin, American rockabilly singer-songwriter and guitarist (Bad Case Of Loving You), dies at 74
2020 Highlights

About May 11, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus