On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Clifford Leofric Purdy Bishop, Anglican pastor and bishop, born in Cley next the Sea, Suffolk, England (d. 1994)
  • George Paine, English cricket spin bowler (4 Tests, 17 wickets; Warwickshire), born in London, England (d. 1978)

Famous Deaths

  • Georg Adler, Polish state economist, dies at 45
1908 Highlights

About June 11, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini