History Hop Tags - 11th

11th - Notable Historical Events

James K. PolkDec 4, 1844

Leo DiegelOct 6, 1928

Adolf HitlerAug 1, 1936

Bette DavisFeb 23, 1939

Willie MaysSep 13, 1965

Roberto ClementeSep 30, 1972

Jerry LewisSep 6, 1976

Michael JacksonJan 16, 1984

Clint EastwoodMar 12, 1985

Nolan RyanAug 29, 1987

Nelson MandelaFeb 10, 1990

Gedhun Choekyi NyimaMay 14, 1995

Jack BuckSep 17, 2001

Lance ArmstrongJul 16, 2003

Tiger WoodsNov 27, 2013

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11th - Historical Events
Date Event
1179-03-05

3rd Lateran Council (11th ecumenical council) opens in Rome

1788-07-26

NY becomes 11th state to ratify constitution

1795-02-07

11th Amendment to US Constitution ratified, affirms power of states

1798-01-08

11th Amendment ratified, judicial powers construed

1844-12-04

James K. Polk elected 11th US President

1845-03-04

James K. Polk inaugurated as 11th US President

1861-05-20

North Carolina becomes 11th & last state to secede from Union

1861-06-24

Tennessee becomes 11th (& last) state to secede from Union

1863-01-09

-Jan 11th] Battle of Arkansas Post, AR (Ft Hindman)

1877-06-09

11th Belmont: C Holloway aboard Cloverbrook wins in 2:46

1883-05-26

11th Preakness: G Barbee aboard Jacobus wins in 2:42.5

1885-05-14

11th Kentucky Derby: Babe Henderson aboard Joe Cotton wins in 2:37.25

1887-07-07

11th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Herbert Lawford beats E Renshaw (1-6 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-4)

1891-09-03

11th US Men's Tennis: Oliver S Campbell beats C Hobart (2-6 7-5 7-9 6-1 6-2)

1894-07-18

11th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Hillyard beats E Austin (6-1 6-1)

1899-10-20

Columbia (US) beats Shamrock (England) in 11th America's Cup

1900-06-21

Dodgers score 7 in top of 11th to go ahead of Phillies, 20-13, In bottom of 11th Phillies stalls so umpire forfeits game to Dodgers

1903-08-08

In 11th an old black ball is put into play against Cleve, Tigers' Nap Lajoie protests ignored, he hurls ball out of park & forfeits game

1905-09-22

11th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 314 at Myopia Club Mass

1907-04-19

11th Boston Marathon won by Tom Longboat of Canada in 2:24:24

1912-11-30

11th Davis Cup: British Isles beats Australasia in Melbourne (3-2)

1928-10-06

11th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Five Farms CC Baltimore

1933-01-02

Ijmuider fishing strike begins (till July 11th)

1936-08-01

Adolf Hitler opens 11th Olympic Games in Berlin

1936-08-16

11th Olympic games closes in Berlin

1939-02-23

11th Academy Awards - "You Can't Take It With You," Spencer Tracy & Bette Davis wins

1939-09-16

NY Yankees clinch their 11th & 4th successive pennant

1941-08-20

Police raid 11th district of Paris, takes 4,000+ Jewish males

1942-11-02

11th day of battle at El Alamein: British assault on Tel el Aqqaqir

1943-05-07

British 11th Hussars occupy Tunis

1943-07-13

11th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 5-3 at Shibe Park, Philadelphia

1944-08-30

11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769)

1944-09-04

British 11th Armoured Division frees Antwerp

1945-12-04

11th Heisman Trophy Award: Doc Blanchard, Army (FB)

1947-04-06

11th Golf Masters Championship: Jimmy Demaret wins, shooting a 281

1948-08-07

Delfo Cabrera wins 11th Olympic marathon (2:34:51.6)

1949-03-26

11th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Oklahoma State 46-36

1955-11-06

11th Ryder Cup: US, 8-4 at Thunderbird Ranch & CC Calif

1956-05-26

Reds' John Klippstein, Hershel Freemman & Joe Blacks no-hitter, broken up with 2 outs in 10th & lose to Braves in 11th, 2-1

1956-07-29

11th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Kathy Cornelius

1957-04-13

11th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics beat St Louis Hawks, 4 games to 3

1957-04-13

11th Tony Awards: Long Days Journey into the Night & My Fair Lady win

1957-10-05

11th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Montreal 5-3 at Montreal

1957-10-30

Dmitri Sjostakovitch's 11th Symphony premieres in Moscow

1958-07-05

First ascent of Gasherbrum I, 11th highest peak on the earth.

1958-10-08

Braves Eddie Mathews strikes out for World Series record 11th time

1959-03-06

11th Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Jack Benny Show, Raymond Burr win

1960-05-07

LA Dodger Norm Sherry's 11th HR wins the game for brother Larry

1960-05-25

George Crowe's record 11th pinch-hit HR

1961-05-30

Maris hits his 10th & 11th of 61 HRs

1965-09-13

Willie Mays's 500th HR (off Don Nottebart), Giants 11th straight win

1965-09-26

11th LPGA Championship won by Sandra Haynie

1966-01-30

Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 11th string quartet

1966-05-06

Most runs scored in 11th inning (9) Phils score 5 to beat Pirates 8-7

1966-05-11

Real Madrid wins 11th Europe Cup I

1966-05-28

Dmitri Shostakovitch's 11th String quartet premieres in Leningrad

1967-06-21

Yanks take 5-3 lead in 11th & lose 6-5, in 2nd game Red Sox lead 3-2 in 9th & Yanks beat them 6-3

1969-03-12

11th Grammy Awards: Mrs Robinson, By the Time I Get to Phoenix wins

1970-03-05

SDS Weathermen terrorist group bomb 18 West 11th St in NYC

1970-11-12

Cleveland Cavaliers 1st NBA victory (11th game), beating Portland 105-103

1971-05-21

Chelsea wins 11th Europe Cup II in Athens

1972-01-31

Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev becomes 11th King of Nepal

1972-02-03

11th Winter Olympic games opens in Sapporo, Japan (1st in Asia)

1972-02-13

11th Winter Olympic games close at Sapporo, Japan

1972-09-30

Roberto Clemente is 11th to get 3,000 hits

1972-12-11

Astronauts Cernan & Harrison become 11th & 12th on Moon

1974-11-16

Milwaukee Bucks lose their 11th straight NBA game (team record)

1975-05-15

11th Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 9-4

1976-01-30

George H W Bush becomes 11th director of CIA (until 1977)

1976-09-06

Jerry Lewis' 11th Muscular Dystrophy telethon, Dean Martin appears

1977-01-20

George H W Bush, ends term as 11th director of CIA

1977-03-09

Hanafi Muslims invade 3 buildings in Wash DC, siege ended Mar 11th

1977-10-10

11th Country Music Association Award: Ronnie Milsap wins

1978-06-25

Argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires

1980-10-26

11th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:09:41

1981-02-01

11th AFC-NFC pro bowl, NFC wins 21-7

1981-10-25

11th NYC Women's Marathon won by Allison Roe in 2:25:29

1982-04-04

11th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Sally Little

1982-04-18

Atlanta Braves win record 11th straight opening game (beat Astros)

1982-04-19

11th Boston Women's Marathon won by Charlotte Teske of Ger in 2:29:33

1982-05-19

IFK Göteborg wins 11th UEFA Cup at Göteborg

1983-07-03

11th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): Hollis Stacy

1984-01-16

11th American Music Award: Pat Benatar & Michael Jackson win

1984-04-06

11th Space Shuttle Mission (41-C)-Challenger 5 is launched

1984-04-13

11th Space Shuttle Mission (41C)-Challenger 5-returns to Earth

1984-06-27

Emmy 11th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 5th time

1984-08-22

Met pitcher Dwight Gooden becomes 11th rookie to strikeout 200

1984-09-30

California Angels Michael Witt is 11th to pitch a perfect baseball game

1984-11-18

Flyers' Ron Sutter fails on 11th penalty shot against Islanders

1985-03-12

11th People's Choice Awards: Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep win (Motion Picture) and Tom Selleck, Joan Collins & Linda Evans win (TV)

1986-01-01

Spain & Portugal are 11th & 12th to join European Economic Community

1986-07-06

Bob Horner becomes 11th player to hit 4 home runs in a game

1987-01-18

11th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Lives wins

1987-08-29

Nolan Ryan passes the 200-strikeout barrier for record 11th time

1988-08-06

Oakland A's Jose Canseco becomes 11th to hit 30 HRs & steal 30 bases

1988-08-08

Jose Canseco becomes 11th to get 30 HRs & 30 steals in a season

1989-04-03

Mets win 11th consecutive home opener 8-4 over St Louis at Shea Stad

1989-06-03

Nolan Ryan pitches his 2nd one-hitter this season & 11th overall

1990-01-14

11th ACE Cable Awards: CNN wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the events in Beijing, China

1990-02-10

South African President de Klerk announces Nelson Mandela will be freed on Feb 11th

1990-04-23

11th Emmy Sports Award presentation

1990-06-28

Emmy 17th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 11th time

1990-07-01

11th US Seniors Golf Open: Lee Trevino

1990-08-06

NY Yankee Kevin Mass sets record with 11th HR in 1st 86 at bats

1990-10-03

Tiger Cecil Fielder becomes 11th, to hit 50 HRs (& 51st)

1990-12-30

11th United Negro College Fund raises $10,000,000

1991-03-24

11th Golden Raspberry Awards: Ford Fairlane & Ghosts Can't Do It wins

1991-04-21

Greatest extra-inning comeback, Pitts scores 6 in bottom of 11th erasing 5 run Cub lead, Pirates also trailed 7-2 in bottom of 9th

1991-07-30

Red Sox Carlos Quintana is 11th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (3rd)

1992-04-05

11th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Stanford beats Western Ky 78-62

1992-10-11

Toronto down 6-1 in 7th beats A's 7-6 in 11th in AL playoff

1993-06-27

11th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Jim Colbert

1993-08-10

Charlotte Anne Lopez, 16, of Vermont, crowned 11th Miss Teen USA

1994-09-06

11th MTV Awards: Aerosmith, Lisa Marie & Michael Jackson win

1995-02-17

11th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Lives wins

1995-05-14

Dalai Lama proclaims 6-year-old Gedhun Choekyi Nyima 11th reincarnation of Panchen Lama, Tibet's 2nd most senior spiritual leader

1995-10-08

Edgar Martinez drives home tying & winning runs to rally Mariners to 6-5 win in bottom of 11th to beat Yankees & win AL Division Series

1997-02-09

11th American Comedy Award: Debbie Reynolds

1997-03-08

11th Soul Train Music Awards: Curtis Mayfield, Babyface win

2001-09-17

Despite suffering from lung cancer and Parkinson's disease, Jack Buck stirs emotions by reading a patriotic-themed poem during the pregame ceremonies on baseball's first night back after the September 11th terrorist attacks

2002-03-01

The Envisat environmental satellite successfully reaches an orbit 800 kilometers (500 miles) above the Earth on its 11th launch, carrying the heaviest payload to date at 8500 kilograms (9.5 tons).

2003-07-16

11th ESPY Awards: Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams win

2004-03-21

In Malaysia, the 11th Federal and State elections are held, returning the ruling coalition Barisan Nasional to power with an increased majority.

2005-03-23

The United States 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 2-1 decision, refuses to order the reinsertion of Terri Schiavo's feeding tube.

2013-05-07

Delaware becomes the 11th US State to legalize same-sex marriage

2013-11-27

Tiger Woods is named PGA Tour's player of the year for the 11th time

2017-04-30

Joshua wins world titles with 11th-round stoppage of Klitschko

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11th - Notable Birthdays

James Knox PolkNov 2, 1795

Richard Bedford BennettJul 3, 1870

Corazon AquinoJan 25, 1933

Gedhun Choekyi NyimaApr 25, 1989

11th - Birthdays
Date Event
1564-11-22

Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (d. 1610)

1735-09-05

Johann Christian Bach (English Bach), composer, 11th son of Johann Sebastian Bach

1752-05-04

John Brooks, 11th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1825)

1792-07-10

George Mifflin Dallas, (D) 11th VP (1845-49)

1795-11-02

James Knox Polk, NC, 11th American President (D) (1845-1849)

1862-04-11

Charles Evans Hughs, 11th Chief Justice of Supreme Court (1930-41)

1869-11-24

António Óscar Carmona, 97th Prime Minister of Portugal and 11th President of Portugal (d. 1951)

1870-07-03

Richard Bedford Bennett, Hopewell Hill New Brunswick, (C) 11th Canadian PM (1930-35)

1914-03-20

Wendell Corey, Dracut Mass, actor (11th Hour, Peck's Bad Girl)

1919-06-21

Paolo Soleri, The 11th Hour

1923-09-21

Harry JN Vane 11th Lord Barnard, English large landowner

1926-04-13

John Spencer-Churchill, 11th duke of Marlborough, English large landowner

1927-01-24

Sir Patrick Macnaghten, 11th Baronet, British aristocrat (d. 2007)

1928-03-23

11th duke of Beaufort, English large landowner/multi-millionaire

1931-11-30

Jack Ging, Alva Ok, actor (11th Hour, Ripcord, Tales of Wells Fargo)

1933-01-25

Corazon Aquino, 11th President of the Philippines (1986-92)

1934-02-20

Myrtle Robertson, 11th Baroness Wharton

1936-03-24

David Suzuki, The 11th Hour

1940-04-01

Wangari Maathai, The 11th Hour

1943-04-02

Larry Coryell, Galveston Tx, jazz guitarist (11th House)

1943-04-11

John Montagu, 11th Earl of Sandwich, British entrepreneur, politician and nobleman

1951-02-21

William McDonough, The 11th Hour

1951-06-11

Maren Seidler, Brooklyn New York, American shot putter (Olympics-11th-1968)

1953-07-01

Henry Percy, 11th duke of Northumberland, godchild of Elizabeth II

1955-06-28

Mitch Addock, Macon MS, Nike golfer (1992 BC Open-11th)

1958-12-08

Wayne Dickert, Chattanooga TN, slalom double canoe (Olympics-11th-96)

1962-04-04

Sherrin Smyers, Newcastle Aust, LPGA golfer (1995 Youngstown-11th)

1962-05-02

Nancy Harvey, Swift Current Sask, LPGA golfer (1995 Youngstown-11th)

1963-05-24

Horace Holden Jr, Atlanta GA, slalom double canoe (Olympics-11th-96)

1965-10-13

Linda Brenneman, Wheat Ridge Colo, cyclist (Olympics-11th-96)

1968-9-28

Sabine Haupt, The 11th Hour

1969-11-20

Konstantin Semyonov, Israel, Men's pole vaulter (Oly-11th-1996)

1970-06-03

Lanee Butler, Manhasset NY, mistral sailboat yachter (Olymp-11th-1996)

1977-12-03

Erik Lee, 11th Hour

1978-04-28

Drew Scott, The 11th Annual Leo Awards

1978-04-28

Jonathan Silver Scott, The 11th Annual Leo Awards

1980-05-10

Richard Thornsberry, The 11th Hour

1980-08-07

Sirius Flatz, The 11th Commandment

1982-03-29

Anna Haffers, September 11th

1988-02-10

Anouk Wagener, The 11th Hour

1989-04-25

Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, 11th Panchen Lama

1993-07-22

Patricia Quinn, 11th child of actor Anthony Quinn (78)

11th - Weddings
Date Event
1992-08-20

Rocker Sting weds Trudie Styler at an 11th century chapel in Wiltshire, England

2005-10-02

Former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko's daughter Evhenya Tymoshenko weds "Death Valley Screamers" musician Sean Carr at 11th century Vydubychi Monastery in Kiev, Ukraine

11th - Notable Deaths

Alexander the GreatJun 10, -323

James Knox PolkJun 15, 1849

Richard Bedford BennettJun 26, 1947

11th - Deaths
Date Event
323

Alexander the Great, Macedonian king, dies from either fever or excessive wine at 32, (or the 11th June)

BC
AD
1397-09-21

Richard FitzAlan, 11th Earl of Arundel, English military leader (executed) (b. 1346)

1508-10-13

Edmund de Ros, 11th Baron de Ros, English politician (b. 1446)

1619-02-03

Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (b. 1564)

1849-06-15

James Knox Polk, 11th US President (1845-1849), dies in Nashville Tenn at 53

1947-06-26

Richard Bedford Bennett, 11th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of a heart attack at 76

1951-04-18

António Óscar Carmona, 97th Prime Minister of Portugal and 11th President of Portugal (b. 1869)

1968-11-08

Wendell Corey, actor (11th Hour, Peck's Bad Girl), dies at 54

1995-10-31

Henry A Walter Richard Percy, 11th Duke of Northumberland, dies at 42

2002-06-26

Arnold Brown, the 11th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1913)

2011-09-25

Wangari Maathai, The 11th Hour

2013-04-09

Paolo Soleri, The 11th Hour

2017-08-17

David Somerset, 11th Duke of Beaufort dies, aged 89


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