On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1907

Historical Events

  • George Dennett, aided by Gilbert Jessop, dismisses Northamptonshire for 12 runs, the lowest total in first-class cricket
  • Northants all out for 12 v Gloucestershire

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Hildebrand, Dutch children's book writer (Man in the Moon), born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • Marino Barreto, Cuban pianist and singer, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1995)
  • Paul Mellon, American philanthropist (Washington National Gallery of Art), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • John Tyler Morgan, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 82
1907 Highlights

About June 11, 1907

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini