February 11th: What is special about this date?

February 11th marks the 42nd day of the Gregorian calendar year. There are 323 days remaining until the end of the year (or 324 days in case of leap years). Discover famous birthdays on February 11th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to February 11th and what happened on February 11th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 11th.


February 11th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On February 11th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Jennifer Aniston
    Jennifer Aniston (1969)

    American actress best known for her role as rachel, the sexy waitress in the television comedy "friends," which debuted in 1994.

  • Rajat Kapoor
    Rajat Kapoor (1961)

    Renowned Indian actor known for his versatile roles in Bollywood films.

  • Leslie Nielsen
    Leslie Nielsen (1926)

    Canadian-american actor and tv star who, by 1989, had acted in 39 films and nearly 1,500 tv shows.

  • Damian Lewis
    Damian Lewis (1971)

    Damian Lewis is an English actor known for his roles in television series such as 'Homeland' and 'Billions'.

  • Natalie Dormer
    Natalie Dormer (1982)

    Natalie dormer is a british actress known for her roles in game of thrones and the tudors.

  • Sarah Palin
    Sarah Palin (1964)

    American politician and republican candidate to be the us vice president in 2008.

  • Kelly Rowland
    Kelly Rowland (1981)

    American singer (destiny's child).

  • Sheryl Crow
    Sheryl Crow (1962)

    American singer, songwriter, and musician.

  • Brandy Norwood
    Brandy Norwood (1979)

    American entertainer and recording artist brandy, also known by bran'nu.

  • Burt Reynolds
    Burt Reynolds (1936)

    American actor and virile leading man in films of the 1960s and 1970s.

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February 11th: who died on this date?

On February 11th the following celebrities died:

  • Sylvia Plath
    Sylvia Plath (1963)

    American novelist and poet, known for her beautiful poetry and autobiographical novel, "aeuroethe bell jar", which was published in 1963.

  • Roger Hanin
    Roger Hanin (2015)

    French actor and film director.

  • Eleanor Powell
    Eleanor Powell (1982)

    American tap dancer glenn ford's wife, and tap dancer herself, is killed by cancer at the age of 69.

  • William Conrad
    William Conrad (1994)

    American actor, cannon, dies from a heart attack at the age of 73.

  • George O'Hanlon
    George O'Hanlon (1989)

    American screenwriter and actor (d. 1989).

  • Alice Babs
    Alice Babs (2014)

    Swedish singer and actress (d. 2014).

  • Witney Houston (2012)

    Witney Houston was an American singer, actress, and model, widely regarded as one of the most influential and successful entertainers of all...

  • Alezander McQueen (2010)

    British fashion designer who was head designer at Givenchy and founded his own label.

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February 11th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On February 11th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aquarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Aquarius zodiac sign

February 11th: what is special about the Aquarius sign?

The Aquarius sign encompasses people born between January 20th and February 18th.

You can discover Aquarius's personality traits and attitude and Aquarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aquarius born in February discover why February born are so special.


February 11th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on February 11th in history:

  • Feb 11, 1907: Passenger ship Larchmont sinks by Block Island, 322 die
  • Feb 11, 1945: Yalta agreement signed by FDR, Churchill and Stalin
  • Feb 11, 1960: Jack Paar walks off his TV show.
  • Feb 11, 1966: The Belgian government resigns.
  • Feb 11, 1977: 20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia, Canada (heaviest known crustacean).
  • Feb 11, 1981: Polish Premier Jozef Pinkowski replaced by Wojciech Jaruzelski
  • Feb 11, 1985: Jordan King Hussein and PLO leader Arafat sign accord
  • Feb 11, 1990: US male Figure Skating championship won by Todd Eldredge.
  • Feb 11, 1994: Sorrell Booke, American actor (Mayor Boss Hogg - Dukes of Hazzard), dies at age 64 (born 1930).
  • Feb 11, 2000: A blast from an explosive device exploded in front of the Barclay's Bank, just across from Wall Street's New York Stock Exchange. It killed none but wound dozens.
  • Feb 11, 2002: British Telecommunications plc begins its US federal court case regarding a controversial patent it claims grants it a monopoly in the technology of web-links.
  • Feb 11, 2008: President Jose Ramos-Horta is seriously wounded by rebel East Timorese soldiers. The attack results in the death of Alfredo Reinado, a rebel leader.

What day of the year is February 11th?

February 11th marks the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 323 days remaining until the end of the year (or 324 days in case of leap years).

February 11th is the 11th day of the month of February.