On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1896

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wilfrid Laurier sworn in as the 7th Prime Minister of Canada

Prime Minister of Canada Wilfrid Laurier
Prime Minister of Canada
Wilfrid Laurier

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
1896 Highlights

About July 11, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer