January 11th: What is special about this date?

January 11th marks the 11th day of the Gregorian calendar year. There are 354 days remaining until the end of the year (or 355 days in case of leap years). Discover famous birthdays on January 11th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to January 11th and what happened on January 11th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 11th.


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

On January 11th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Mary J. Blige
    Mary J. Blige (1971)

    Mary j. blige is a grammy award-winning musician known for her soulful voice and blending of r&b, hip-hop, and gospel influences.

  • Jacqueline Maillan
    Jacqueline Maillan (1923)

    Jacqueline maillan was a renowned french comedian and singer known for her exceptional talent in comedic performances and her contributions...

  • Albert Dupontel
    Albert Dupontel (1961)

    He was a french actor and film director.

  • Naomi Judd
    Naomi Judd (1946)

    American country-western singer wynonna, a member of the famed duo "the judds", is now known as wynonna.

  • Rod Taylor
    Rod Taylor (1930)

    Australian-american actor and screenwriter (d. 2015).

  • Jason Connery
    Jason Connery (1963)

    British-born hollywood actor, and noted family, the child of well-known actors, sean connery, a scottish-born actor, and diane cilento, an...

  • Rockmond Dunbar
    Rockmond Dunbar (1973)

    American actor.

  • Lionel Stander
    Lionel Stander (1908)

    At 86, hart to hart, a us actor on the blacklist (hart to hart) dies.

  • Darren Lynn Bousman
    Darren Lynn Bousman (1979)

    American film director.

  • Christine Kaufmann
    Christine Kaufmann (1945)

    Austrian-born german actress.

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January 11th: who died on this date?

On January 11th the following celebrities died:

  • Anita Ekberg
    Anita Ekberg (2015)

    Swedish actress, model and sex symbol.

  • Mariangela Melato
    Mariangela Melato (2013)

    Milan, italy -- actress.

  • Beulah Bondi
    Beulah Bondi (1981)

    Beulah Bondi was a renowned American actress known for her roles in classic films like 'It's a Wonderful Life'.

  • Michael Williams
    Michael Williams (2001)

    English actor (born 1935).

  • David Margulies
    David Margulies (2016)

    American actor (d. 2016).

  • Sheldon Leonard
    Sheldon Leonard (1997)

    Producer/director (dick van dyke) dies at 89.

  • John Bradley
    John Bradley (1994)

    At the age of 70, raised the us flag at iwo jima.

  • Thomas Hardy (1928)

    British writer and architect, hardy is also a poet and one the greatest late victorian novelists in england.

  • Areal Sharon (2014)

    Israeli Prime Minister known for his strong stance on security.

  • See all famous people who died on January 11th


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

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

Capricorn zodiac sign

January 11th: what is special about the Capricorn sign?

The Capricorn sign encompasses people born between December 22nd and January 19th.

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

If you're a Capricorn born in January discover why January born are so special.


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

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

  • Jan 11, 1942: Japan conquers Kuala Lumpur, Malaya.
  • Jan 11, 1944: US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt proposes a Second Bill of Rights for social and economic security in his State of the Union address
  • Jan 11, 1946: Bert Bell becomes second NFL commissioner, moves Chicago, Illinois, headquarters to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Jan 11, 1950: Huk guerrillas manhandle the town of Hermosa, Bataan in the Philippines.
  • Jan 11, 1959: Hanif Mohammad completes 499 for Karachi, then 1st class world record
  • Jan 11, 1961: Racial riot at University of Georgia, USA.
  • Jan 11, 1993: American independent presidential candidate Ross Perot publicly returns to politics.
  • Jan 11, 1998: Proposals, closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances
  • Jan 11, 1999: Bülent Ecevit, of DSP forms the new government of Turkey (56th government, an interim government)
  • Jan 11, 2004: Exploration of Mars: NASA's Spirit Rover now has its arm free and all six of it wheels. Only one cable needs to be cut before the rover can turn and roll onto Mars soil. Scientists are now taking advantage of the opportunity to collect additional data and take more pictures as this milestone is reached.
  • Jan 11, 2010: Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, outlines seven priorities in 2010 and calls for a renewed focus to sustainable development and ending hunger and disease.
  • Jan 11, 2011: 903 people were killed by flooding and mudslides, in Brazil's state of Rio de Janeiro.

What day of the year is January 11th?

January 11th marks the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 354 days remaining until the end of the year (or 355 days in case of leap years).

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