This Day in History on 11 July

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 11 July. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

World Population Day (International)

Important Events

1979 – America’s first space station, Skylab, is destroyed as it re-enters the Earth’s atmosphere over the Indian Ocean.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1923 – Tun Tun, Indian actress and comedian (d. 2003)

1953 – Suresh Prabhu, Indian accountant and politician, Indian Minister of Railways

1956 – Amitav Ghosh, Indian-American author and academic

1967 – Jhumpa Lahiri, Indian American novelist and short story writer

Death/ Death Anniversary

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History