On This Day

Historical Events on April 11 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 211 of 211

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

2015 Barack Obama and Raúl Castro meet in Panama, the 1st meeting of US and Cuban heads of state since the Cuban Revolution

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
President of Cuba Raúl Castro
President of Cuba
Raúl Castro
  • 2015 168th Grand National: Jockey Leighton Aspell wins his second consecutive GN aboard 25/1 shot Many Clouds; owner Trevor Hemmings' 3rd GN victory

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2015 Amy Schumer hosts the 2015 MTV Movie Awards

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer
  • 2016 UN-backed ceasefire comes into effect in Yemen conflict between Iranian-backed Houthis rebels and government forces
  • 2016 Updated "Tree of Life" published in "Nature Microbiology" by scientists from Berkeley University in California
  • 2019 First day of voting in Indian general elections, the world's largest democracy with 900 million eligible voters in the world's largest-ever election (till 23rd May)

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2019 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is forcibly removed from the Ecuadorian embassy in London by police and arrested on failure to appear in court on US extradition charges

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange
Wikileaks Founder
Julian Assange
  • 2019 Israel's Beresheet spacecraft, the first privately-funded mission to the moon, crashes on the moon

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2019 Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir overthrown and arrested by the army in Khartoum after 29 years in power

President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir
President of Sudan
Omar al-Bashir
  • 2019 EU leaders agree to a six-month extension to Brexit after UK parliament fails to reach any consensus
  • 2019 Ex-Pope Benedict XVI claims Catholic sexual abuse caused in part by 1960s sexual revolution