On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 2007

Historical Events

Film Release

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", the 5th film based on the books by J. K. Rowling is released

  • 15th ESPY Awards: LaDainian Tomlinson, Taryne Mowatt win

Famous Deaths

  • Alfonso L√≥pez Michelsen, 24th President of Colombia (1974-78), dies at 94
  • Ed Mirvish, American-Canadian businessman (Honest Ed's) and philanthropist, dies at 92
  • Glenda Adams, Australian author (b. 1939)
  • Lady Bird Johnson, First Lady of the United States (b. 1912)
  • Rod Lauren, American rocker ("If I Had a Girl"), commits suicide at 66
2007 Highlights

About July 11, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer