On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1961

Historical Events

  • "Winston Churchill" last airs on ABC-TV
  • Norm Cash becomes 1st Detroit Tiger to hit a ball out of Tiger Stadium

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Roger Maris hits 19th & 20th of 61 HRs

Baseball Player Roger Maris
Baseball Player
Roger Maris

Famous Birthdays

  • María Barranco, Spanish actress (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown), born in Málaga, Andalusia, Spain
1961 Highlights

About June 11, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini