On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Orange Is the New Black" premieres on Netflix starring Taylor Schilling, first series to be nominated for comedy and drama Emmy awards
  • 30 people are killed in a wave of bomb and gun attacks across Iraq

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Wilkinson, American naval officer, dies at 94
  • Robert Crichton-Brown, Australian businessman and CEO (Rothmans International), dies at 93