On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 2021

Historical Events

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Argentine soccer superstar Lionel Messi is confirms signing a rich 2-year contract with French Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain after leaving FC Barcelona

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Lionel Messi
  • Sicily records highest-ever temperature in Europe of 48.8 degrees Celsius (119.8 degrees Fahrenheit) in city of Siracusa (unverified)
  • Torrential rains cause flash flooding in Turkey's northwestern provinces of Kastamonu, Sinop and Barti, killing at least 77 with more missing [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Huddart, English rugby league second rower (16 Tests Great Britain; St. Helens, St. George), dies at 85
2021 Highlights

About August 11, 2021

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo