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November 11, 1868 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1st American amateur track & field meet (NYC)

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

War of the Triple Alliance: Allied victory in the Battle of Avay leaves 3,000 Paraguayan soldiers dead, 600 wounded and the road to Asunción open

President of Paraguay Francisco Solano López
President of Paraguay
Francisco Solano López

Birthdays in History

  • Édouard Vuillard, French painter and graphic artist, born in Cuiseaux, Saône-et-Loire, France (d. 1940)
1868 in History