What Happened on July 11, 1888

Historical Events

  • Pennsylvania's Monongehela River rises 32' after 24 hour rainfall

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Schmitt, German nazi-lawyer (Verfassungslehre)
  • Johanna Beyer, German-American pianist and composer (March for Thirty Percussion Instruments; Clusters), born in Leipzig, German Empire (d. 1944)
  • Lyman Bryson, Valentine Nebr, educator (UN Casebook)
1888 Highlights

About July 11, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer