Today marks the date 11/11/11. The 11th day of the 11th month of the 11th year is a once-per-century numerical occurrence, meaning that it is quite significant. It is only right that we mark this historic date with a ranking of the 11 greatest athletes to ever wear the No. 11.
The number has been graced by top players from each of the four major sports, including a number of Hall of Famers.
Here’s a look at the greatest athletes to ever wear the No. 11.