What Happened on July 11, 2013

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"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
2013 Highlights

About July 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Love Me Again - John Newman