On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1888

Historical Events

  • 118°F (48°C), Bennett, Colorado (state record)
  • Pennsylvania's Monongehela River rises 32' after 24 hour rainfall

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Schmitt, German nazi-lawyer (Verfassungslehre)
  • Lyman Bryson, Valentine Nebr, educator (UN Casebook)
1888 Highlights

About July 11, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 133 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer