What Happened on July 11, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee is first published by J. B. Lippincott & Co.

Author Harper Lee
Harper Lee
  • 28th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-3 at Municipal Stadium, KC
  • Czechoslovakia adopts Constitution
  • Ivory Coast, Dahomey, Upper Volta & Niger declare independence
  • Moise Tsjombe declares Congolese county Katanga independence

Famous Birthdays

  • David Baerwald American songwriter/composer

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Gene Tierney (39) weds oil baron W. Howard Lee in Aspen, Colorado

Actress Gene Tierney
Gene Tierney