What Happened on June 11, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • International Surrealist Exhibition opens in London, England
  • Presbyterian Church of America founded at Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • George Bryan Ingham, artist
  • Jud Strunk, American musician and comedian (d. 1981)

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Nieuwland, Belgian-American chemist (inventor of neoprene), dies at 58
  • Robert E. Howard, American author (b. 1906)