What Happened on June 11, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 43rd British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 300 at Prestwick Golf Club

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Nevers, NFL fullback (Duluth Eskimos, Chicago Cardinals), born in Willow River, Minnesota (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • King Alexander I and Queen Draga of Serbia are assassinated by a group of army officers as part of a coup
  • Nikolai Bugaev, Russian mathematician (b. 1837)