On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1896

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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? 125 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer