On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1897

Historical Events

  • Salomon August Andrée leaves Spitsbergen by balloon headed for the North Pole

Famous Birthdays

  • Bull Connor, American law enforcement official (d. 1973)
1897 Highlights

About July 11, 1897

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer