What are the important events that happened on July 11? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 11: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 11 is the 192nd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 173 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is June 28, 2019 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,562,803,200 seconds has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectaenneacontadigon’ day.

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Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

According to the lunisolar Chinese calendar, there are 198 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year.

The ancient Maya civilization believes that the end of the world will happen on December 21, 2012. There are now 2,393 days since this fabled cataclysmic event.

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July 11 Historical Events

  • 472
    After being besieged in Rome by his own generals, Western Roman Emperor Anthemius is captured in the Old St. Peter’s Basilica and put to death.
  • 1476
    Giuliano della Rovere is appointed bishop of Coutances.
  • 1740
    Pogrom: Jews are expelled from Little Russia.
  • 1789
    Jacques Necker is dismissed as France’s Finance Minister sparking the Storming of the Bastille.
  • 1893
    A revolution led by the liberal general and politician, José Santos Zelaya, takes over state power in Nicaragua.
  • 1920
    In the East Prussian plebiscite the local populace decides to remain with Weimar Germany
  • 1921
    A truce is called in the Irish War of Independence; see Irish calendar.
  • 1922
    The Hollywood Bowl opens.
  • 1973
    Varig Flight 820 crashes near Paris on approach to Orly Airport, killing 123 of the 134 on-board.
  • 1977
    Martin Luther King Jr. is posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Who were born on July 11?

  • 1836
    Antônio Carlos Gomes, Brazilian composer (d. 1896)
  • 1924
    Brett Somers, Canadian-born actress (d. 2007)
  • 1924
    César Lattes, Brazilian physicist (d. 2005)
  • 1925
    Nicolai Gedda, Swedish tenor
  • 1934
    Giorgio Armani, Italian fashion designer
  • 1943
    Oscar D'León, Venezuelan musician
  • 1951
    Ed Ott, American Baseball player
  • 1984
    Rachael Taylor, Australian actress
  • 1990
    Caroline Wozniacki, Danish tennis player
  • 1993
    Rebecca Bross, Gymnast

Who died on July 11?

  • 937
    King Rudolph II of Burgundy
  • 1183
    Otto I Wittelsbach, Duke of Bavaria (b. 1117)
  • 1905
    Muhammad Abduh, Egyptian jurist and islamic modernist (b. 1849)
  • 1929
    Billy Mosforth, English footballer (b. 1857)
  • 1974
    Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1891)
  • 1994
    Gary Kildall, American computer programmer (b. 1942)
  • 2000
    Pedro Mir, Dominican poet (b. 1913)
  • 2005
    Jesús Iglesias, Argentine professional racing driver (b. 1922)
  • 2006
    Barnard Hughes, American actor (b. 1915)
  • 2007
    Lady Bird Johnson, First Lady of the United States (b. 1912)

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