On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1935

Historical Events

  • Inventor Edwin Armstrong gives the first public demonstration of FM broadcasting in the United States, at Alpine, New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Earlene Dennis Brown, American shot putter (Olympic bronze 1960), born in Latexo, Texas
  • Fazal-ur-Rehman, Pakistani cricketer (played 1 Test Pakistan v WI 1958), born in Amritsar, India
  • Trevor Hemmings CVO, British businessman (Owner Preston North End FC; 3 x Grand National winners Hedgehunter [2005], Ballabriggs [2011], Many Clouds [2015]), born in London, England (d. 2021)
1935 Highlights

About June 11, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini