May 11, 2002 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands unveils the Man With Two Hats monument in Ottawa and Apeldoorn (May 2), 2000, symbolically linking both the Netherlands and Canada for their assistance throughout the Second World War.

Deaths in History

  • Joseph Bonanno, Italian-born gangster (b. 1905)
  • Renaude Lapointe, French Canadian journalist and senator (b. 1912)