On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 2021

Historical Events

Historic Event

Pulitzer Prizes awarded to Katori Hall for drama, The New York Times for pandemic coverage and special citation for Darnella Frazier for recording the murder of George Floyd

  • US lobsterman survives being swallowed by a humpback whale off the coast of Provincetown, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Hessley Hempstead, American NFL guard, 1995-88 (Detroit Lions), dies of a heart attack at 49
  • John Gabriel [Jack Monkarsh], American stage and screen actor (Ryan's Hope), singer, lyricist, and producer, dies at 90
2021 Highlights

About June 11, 2021

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

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