April 11, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


MurderAssassination Attempt

Chartered Air India plane the "Kashmir Princess" is bombed and crashes into the South China Sea in a failed assassination attempt on Zhou Enlai by a Kuomintang secret agent

Premier of the People's Republic of China Zhou Enlai
Premier of the People's Republic of China
Zhou Enlai

Birthdays in History

  • Kevin Brady, American politician (Rep Texas (R) 1997-), born in Vermillion, South Dakota
  • Piers J Sellers, English astronaut and climate scientist, born in Sussex (d. 2016)