What Happened on October 11, 2020

Historical Events

Sports History

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton wins Eifel Grand Prix at Germany's Nürburgring to equal Michael Schumacher's record of 91 Formula 1 victories

French Open Men's Tennis

French Open Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Đoković 6-0, 6-2, 7-5; 20th Grand Slam singles title; record 13th French singles title

  • India records more than 7 million cases of COVID-19

NBA Finals

NBA Finals: LA Lakers beat Miami Heat 106-93 in Game 6 to win record equalling 17th title; MVP: LeBron James; first to win the award with 3 different teams

  • Women's PGA Championship, Aronimink GC: Sei Young KIm wins her first major title by 5 strokes from fellow South Korean Inbee Park; shoots tournament record total 266

Famous Deaths

  • Ângelo Martins, Portuguese soccer defender (20 caps; Benfica 231 games), dies at 90
  • Gary F. Jones, American thoroughbred racehorse trainer ($52.6m in purses; 1,465 race wins; US Racing HOF), dies at 76

Joe MorganJoe Morgan (1943-2020)

American Baseball HOF infielder (10 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1975, 76; NL MVP 1975, 76; Cincinnati Reds) and broadcaster (ESPN), dies at 77

  • Jon Gibson, American flute and saxophone player (Philip Glass Ensemble, 1968-2019), and composer (The Voyage of The Beagle), dies at 80 [1]
2020 Highlights

About October 11, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat) - Jawsh 685 x Jason Derulo
  • UK #1 Song: Mood - 24kGoldn Ft. Iann Dior