On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Gioia Bruno, Italian-American rocker (Exposé), born in Bari, Puglia, Italy
  • Joe Cain, American NFL linebacker (Chicago Bears, Seattle Seahawks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Manuel Uribe Garza, Mexican man who suffered from morbid obesity (peak weight of 600 kg), born in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • José Mendes Cabeçadas, 95th Prime Minister of Portugal and 9th President of Portugal (b. 1883)
  • Vernon Johns, American civil rights activist, dies at 73