Today in History - History - July 11th

All Categories | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Historical Events for July 11th

1944Franklin Roosevelt announces that he will run for a fourth term as President of the United States.

1914Babe Ruth debuts as a pitcher for Boston Red Sox, he beats Cleve 4-3

1977US Medal of Freedom awarded posthumously to Rev Martin Luther King Jr

195017th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-3 in 14 at Comiskey Park, Chic Ted Williams breaks his elbow; 1st extra inning All Star Game

1804Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr mortally wounds former Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton in a duel.

1943Counter attack by Hermann Goering Armoured division in Sicily

1993Nancy Lopez wins Youngstown-Warren LPGA Golf Classic

1533Pope Clement VII excommunicates England's King Henry VIII

1934FDR became 1st US president to travel through Panama Canal

1965Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Midwest Golf Open

July 11th Historical Events
Date Event
Notable Birthdays on July 11th

1953Leon Spinks, St. Louis Missouri, heavyweight boxing champ (1978, Olympic-gold-1976)

1934Giorgio Armani, Piacenza Italy, fashion designer (American Gigolo)

1959Richie Sambora, Perth Amboy, NJ, guitarist, (Bon Jovi), boyfriend of Cher & Heather Locklear

1899E. B. White, writer (Charlotte's Web, Elements of Style), (d. 1985)

July 11th Birthdays
Date Event
Notable Weddings on July 11th

1954Football coach Al Davis (25) weds Carol Segal

1895Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy Mata Hari (18) weds Dutch colonial army Captain Rudolph MacLeod in Amsterdam

2009Actor and film director Robert Redford (71) weds artist Sibylle Szaggars (51) at the luxurious Louis C. Jacob Hotel in Hamburg, Germany

1976Singer Andy Gibb (18) weds Kim Reeder in Australia

1976Singer and actor Frank Sinatra (60) marries 4th wife Barbara Marx (45)

1877Scientist and inventor Alexander Graham Bell (30) weds Mabel Hubbard (19) at the Hubbard estate in Cambridge, Massachusetts

1960Actress Gene Tierney (39) weds oil baron W. Howard Lee in Aspen, Colorado

1955"Gone with the Wind" actor Clark Gable (54) weds former fashion model and actress Kay Spreckles

1867Businesswoman Hetty Green (32) weds Edward Henry Green

1980Actor Michael Biehn (23) weds actress Carlene Olson (25)

July 11th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Deaths on July 11th

1926Gertrude Bell, British archaeologist, dies at 57

1957Aga Khan III, Pakistani 48th Shia Iman, dies at 79

July 11th Deaths
Date Event
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now


Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31