On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1896

Historical Events

  • US Assay Office in Deadwood South Dakota authorized

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, German organist and composer, dies at 72
1896 Highlights

About June 11, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini