November 11, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "Catch-22" by Joseph Heller is published by Simon and Schuster in New York
  • Adulterous couple ride a dung cart through Staphorst, Netherlands
  • Congolese soldiers murder 13 Italian UN pilots

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Molotov, Malenkov & Kaganovitsj expelled from USSR's communist party

Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov
Soviet Foreign Minister
Vyacheslav Molotov
  • Stalingrad renamed Volgograd