Monday July 11, 1949
US date format: 7/11/1949, UK date format: 11/7/1949
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Liona Boyd and Julie Leclerc.
Too Late for Tears, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching Captain Video and His Video Rangers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1949?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
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- ''Pamir'' is the last ''commercial'' sailing ship to round Cape Horn under sail alone.
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