What Happened on June 11, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal
  • NY Times reports the NYC subway will auction off things found

Famous Birthdays

  • Collis King, cricketer (WI all-rounder late 70s)
  • Jan Fransen, Dutch MP (VVD)
  • Maren Seidler, American shot putter (Olympics-11th-1968), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Mark D Siljander, (Rep-R-MI, 1981- )
  • Mithra Wettimuny, cricketer (brother of Sidath 2 Tests for SL v NZ 1983)
  • Yasumasa Morimura, Japanese appropriation artist

Famous Deaths

  • Montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies