On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1893

Historical Events

  • A revolution led by the liberal general and politician, José Santos Zelaya, takes over state power in Nicaragua
  • The first cultured pearl is obtained by Kokichi Mikimoto

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Durston, cricketer (England fast bowler against Australia 1921)
1893 Highlights

About July 11, 1893

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer