What Happened On 11th July 1924 In History

July 11th (1924) was a Friday. It's the 192nd day of the year (193rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 173 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 11th July, 1924

  • » Eric Liddell won the gold medal in 400m at the 1924 Paris Olympics, after refusing to run in the heats for 100m, his favoured distance, on the Sunday

Famous Birthdays on July 11 in 1924

  • » C├ęsar Lattes, Brazilian physicist and academic (d. 2005)
  • » Brett Somers, Canadian-American actress and singer (d. 2007)
  • » Charlie Tully, Irish footballer and manager (d. 1971)

July 11th Holidays in History

  • » China National Maritime Day (China)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints or Feast Day:
  • » Benedict of Nursia
  • » Olga of Kiev
  • » July 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Day of the Flemish Community (Flemish Community of Belgium)
  • » Eleventh Night (Northern Ireland)
  • » Public holidays in Kiribati e.g Gospel Day (Kiribati)
  • » Imamat Day (Ismailism)
  • » National Day of Commemoration, held on the nearest Sunday to this date (Ireland)
  • » The first day of Naadam, also known as Revolution Day (Mongolia)

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World History for the 11th July