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Friday October 11, 2019

October 11: Day of the Week

October 11, 2019 was the 284th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 81 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

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

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October 11 Historical Event(s)

  • 1614
    Adriaen Block and 12 Amsterdam merchants petition the States General for exclusive trading rights in the New Netherland colony.
  • 1649
    Sack of Wexford: After a ten-day siege, English New Model Army troops (under Oliver Cromwell) stormed the town of Wexford, killing over 2,000 Irish Confederate troops and 1,500 civilians.
  • 1833
    A big demonstration at the gates of the legislature of Buenos Aires forces the ousting of governor Juan Ramón Balcarce and his replacement with Juan José Viamonte.
  • 1864
    Campina Grande, Brazil is established as a city.
  • 1954
    First Indochina War: The Viet Minh take control of North Vietnam.
  • 1962
    Second Vatican Council: Pope John XXIII convenes the first ecumenical council of the Roman Catholic Church in 92 years.
  • 1968
    Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 7, the first successful manned Apollo mission, with astronauts Wally Schirra, Donn F. Eisele and Walter Cunningham aboard.
  • 1975
    The NBC sketch comedy/variety show Saturday Night Live debuts with George Carlin as the host and Andy Kaufman, Janis Ian and Billy Preston as guests.
  • 1987
    Start of Operation Pawan by Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka that killed few thousand ethnic Tamil civilians, several hundred Tamil Tigers and few hundred Indian Army soldiers.
  • 2002
    A bomb attack in a shopping mall in Vantaa, Finland kills seven.

Who were born on October 11?

  • 1671
    Frederick IV of Denmark (d. 1730)
  • 1895
    Jakov Gotovac, Croatian composer (d. 1982)
  • 1913
    Joe Simon, American comic book artist and writer (d. 2011)
  • 1943
    Gene Watson, American country singer
  • 1948
    Cecilia, Spanish singer-songwriter (d. 1976)
  • 1957
    Dawn French, Welsh comedian,actress and screenwriter
  • 1973
    Dmitri Young, American baseball player
  • 1976
    Emily Deschanel, American actress
  • 1979
    Andy Douglas, American professional wrestler
  • 1984
    Sergio Hellings, Dutch footballer

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