On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1898

Historical Events

  • 1st US Marines (600) land at Guantanamo, Cuba during the Spanish–American War
  • 23rd Preakness: Willie Simms riding Sly Fox wins in 1:49.75
  • Emperor De Zong proclaims reforms in Peking
1898 Highlights

About June 11, 1898

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini