On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1913

Historical Events

  • Grand Vizir Mahmud Shevket Pasha is assassinated, resulting in continuing Young Turk terrorism until WWI

Famous Birthdays

  • John Elliott Terry, British film financier (National Film Finance Corp) (d. 1995)

Person of interestVince Lombardi

Vince Lombardi, American Pro Football Hall of Fame coach (Green Bay Packers 1949-67; NFL Coach of the Year 1959, 61; Super Bowl 1967, 68), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1970)

NFL Coach Vince Lombardi
NFL Coach
Vince Lombardi

Famous Deaths

  • Machmud Shevket Pasha, Turks grand vizier, murdered
1913 Highlights

About June 11, 1913

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini