- 1675 Gottfried Leibniz demonstrated integral calculus for the first time to find the area under the graph of y = f(x) function.
- 1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie's army enters England
- 1918 Armistice signed by the Allies and Germany comes into effect, WW I hostilities end at 11.00 am
- 1975 Australian PM Gough Whitlam removed from office by Governor General Sir John Kerr (1st elected PM removed in 200 yrs)
- 1992 The Church of England approves the ordination of female priests
- 2004 The death of Yasser Arafat is confirmed by the Palestine Liberation Organization, of unidentified causes. Mahmoud Abbas is elected chairman of the PLO minutes later.
Australian Bushranger and outlaw Ned Kelly is hanged at Melbourne Gaol
On November 11, 1880