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Saturday February 11, 2017

February 11: Day of the Week

February 11, 2017 was the 42nd day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 323 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

February 11 Historical Event(s)

  • 660 BC
    Traditional date for the foundation of Japan by Emperor Jimmu.
  • 1531
    Henry VIII of England is recognized as supreme head of the Church of England.
  • 1659
    The assault on Copenhagen by Swedish forces is beaten back with heavy losses.
  • 1752
    Pennsylvania Hospital, the first hospital in the United States, is opened by Benjamin Franklin.
  • 1794
    First session of United States Senate open to the public.
  • 1812
    Massachusetts governor Elbridge Gerry “gerrymanders” for the first time.
  • 1843
    Giuseppe Verdi’s opera I Lombardi receives its first performance in Milan.
  • 1873
    King Amadeus I of Spain abdicates.
  • 1937
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Ox in Chinese astrology.
  • 1938
    BBC Television produces the world’s first ever science fiction television program, an adaptation of a section of the Karel Capek play R.U.R., that coined the term “robot”.

Who were born on February 11?

  • 1887
    John van Melle, South African writer (d. 1953)
  • 1932
    Jerome Lowenthal, American pianist
  • 1934
    John Surtees, English motorcycle and race car driver
  • 1934
    Tina Louise, American actress
  • 1937
    Eddie Shack, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1962
    Eric Vanderaerden, Belgian cyclist
  • 1972
    Craig Jones, American musician (Slipknot)
  • 1974
    D'Angelo, American singer
  • 1979
    Brandy, American singer and actress
  • 1984
    Maxime Talbot, Canadian ice hockey player

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