April 11 in History – What happened on 11 April in Past

✅ Published on April 11th, 2021 in April in History

11 April - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on April 11, the day number in a year is 101 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 102. April 11 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

April 11 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1544Italian War of 1542–46 French and Spanish forces fought a massive pitched battle in the Piedmont region of Italy.
1713The Second Treaty of Utrecht between Britain and France ended the War of Spanish Succession. And France ceded Newfoundland, Acadia, Hudson Bay and St. Kitts to Britain.
1814The Treaty of Fontainebleau was signed, ending the War of the Sixth Coalition, and forcing Napoleon to abdicate as ruler of France and sending him into exile in Elba.
1827India's great thinker, social worker and revolutionary Jyotiba Phule was born.
1869Kasturba Gandhi, wife of Mahatma Gandhi, was born.
1881Spelmann College was established.
1887Birth of renowned painter Jaimini Roy.
1908SMS Blücher , the last armored cruiser to be built by the German Imperial Navy, launched.
1913The Nevill Ground pavilion was destroyed in the only suffragette arson attack on a cricket ground.
1914Alpha Ro Chi, a professional architecture brothers, founded Hotel Sherman in Chicago.
1915Charlie Chaplin's film The Trump was released.
1919International Labor Organization was established.
1921Emir Abdullah established the first centralized government in the recently created British protectorate of Transjordan.
1924The first Men's College Swimming Championships began.
1930Laxman swing made of steel wires was opened to the public in Rishikesh.
1945World War II-American forces liberated the Buchenwald concentration camp near Weimar, Germany.
1951US President Harry S. Truman relieved General of the Army Douglas MacArthur of his commands for making public statements about the Korean War that contradicted the administration's policies.
1951Theater and television actress Rohini Hattangadi born in Pune.
1955Air India's Kashmir Princess was destroyed in mid-air by a bomb in an assassination attempt on Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai, who has not been on board.
1963Pope John XXIII issued Pacem in terris ('Peace on Earth'), the first papal encyclical addressed to 'all men of good will', rather than only to Catholics.
1970US launches Apollo 13 program for moon campaign.
1977Writer Phaniswarnath Renu died.
1979Uganda–Tanzania War-The Uganda National Liberation Army and Tanzanian forces captured Kampala, forcing Ugandan President Idi Amin tofler.
1992BPAA U.S. was open by Robert Lawrence in 1992.
1996While attempting to set a record as the youngest person to pilot an airplane across the United States, the plane flown by seven-year-old Jessica Dubroff crashed in Cheyenne, Wyoming, killing her and two others.
1999The Agni 2 missile was tested.
200221 killed in Tunisia by al Qaeda due to Garibah synagogue bombings.
2003Pakistan won the Sharjah Cup for the 12th time.
2007Two bombings in the Algerian capital killed 33 people and injured 222.
2008Scientists in Sweden discovered an eight thousand year old tree.
2010Tens of thousands of Poles line the streets to witness the procession of President Kaczynski, en route to the Presidential Palace, Warsaw, where he will lie in state.
2011In France, a law banning wearing the burqa and hijab goes into effect.
2011One month after the Tohoku earthquake shook Japan a 6.6 magnitude aftershock hit Japan, lasting nearly an hour.
2011A bomb exploded at the central Oktyabrskaya station of the Minsk Metro in Belarus, killing 15 people and injuring over 200 more.
2011Indian-American writer Jhumpa Lahiri was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for her first work, the Interpreter of Melladies.
2011The Minsk metro bombings of Belarus killed at least 15 and injured 200 people.
2012The North Korean Workers party names Kin Jong Un First Secretary, with his father, Kim Jong IL declared as the party's 'eternal' General Secretary.
2012Greece Prime Minister Lucas Papademos resigns, calling for a new election within a month.
2013Malawi President Joyce Banda accuses singer Madonna of 'bullying state officials' after exaggerating the contributions of her charity and complaining about her treatment during a recent visit to the country.
2013Japan's Honda, Nissan and Mazda automakers announce to recall 3.4 million cars due to airbag defects.
2014Papua New Guinea is shaken by a 7.1-magnitude earthquake with an aftershock registering at 6.1 on the Richter scale; the quakes were cantered off the island of Bougainville.
2014Budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell is nominated to replace Kathleen Sebelius as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.



Famous Birthdays of April 11 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1908Masaru Ibuka / Business Man / Japan
1926Ernest Chapman / Rower / Australia
1942James Underwood / Academic / United Kingdom
1954Francis Lickerish / Composer / United Kingdom
1973Olivier Magne / Rugby Player / France
1951James Patrick Kelly / Author / United States of America
1926David Manker Abshire / Diplomat / United States of America
1940Thomas Harris / Author / United States of America
145Septimius Severus / Emperor / Roman Republic
1984Nikola Karabatić / Handball Player / France
1988Oleh Kovalenko / Footballer / Ukraine
1949Bernd Eichinger / Producer / Germany
1862Charles Evans Hughes / Politician / United States of America
1722Christopher Smart / Actor / United Kingdom
1989Zola Jesus / Writer / United States of America
1980Mark Teixeira / Baseball Player / United States of America
1964Patrick Sang / Runner / Kenya
1952Nancy Honeytree / Singer / United States of America
1879Bernhard Schmidt / Astronomer / Germany
1938Michael Deaver / Politician / United States of America
1920Peter O'Donnell / Author / United Kingdom
1906Dale Messick / Author / United States of America
1923George J. Maloof / Business Man / United States of America
1914Norman McLaren / Director / Canada
1939Luther Johnson / Singer / United States of America
1592John Eliot / Politician / United Kingdom
1925Viktor Masing / Botanist / Estonia
1919Raymond Carr / Academic / United Kingdom
1966Lisa Stansfield / Actress / United Kingdom
1930Anton LaVey / Author / United States of America

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