On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Neptune completes its first orbit since its discovery on September 23, 1846
  • US Open Women's Golf, The Boardmoor: Ryu So-yeon wins her first major in a playoff with fellow South Korean Hee Hung Seo

Famous Deaths

  • George Lascelles, English Earl of Harewood, Director of the Royal Opera House, dies at 88