What Happened on July 11, 1811

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Italian scientist Amedeo Avogadro publishes his memoir on the molecular content of gases

Scientist Amedeo Avogadro
Scientist
Amedeo Avogadro

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Lanman, American naval officer (Union Navy), born in Norwich, Connecticut (d. 1874)
  • William Robert Grove, Welsh physicist and inventor of the first fuel cell, born in Swansea, Wales (d. 1896)