On This Day in History - January 11

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What Happened On This Day In History - January 11

1672 January 11

1672-01-11

Isaac Newton is elected a member of Royal Society

1787 January 11

1787-01-11

Titania & Oberon, moons of Uranus, discovered by William Herschel

1813 January 11

1813-01-11

1st pineapples planted in Hawaii (or 1/21)

1839 January 11

1839-01-11

Earthquake at Martinique destroys half of Port Royal-700 die

1913 January 11

1913-01-11

1st sedan-type car (Hudson) goes on display at 13th Auto Show (New York City)

1942 January 11

1942-01-11

-23 degrees F (-31 degrees C), Kingston, Rhode Island (state record)

1943 January 11

1943-01-11

U.S. and Britain relinquish extraterritorial rights in China

1989 January 11

1989-01-11

Kindergarten student caught with loaded handgun at Bronx school

1996 January 11

1996-01-11

Space Shuttle STS-72 (Endeavour 10), launches into space

2006 January 11

2006-01-11

Alaska's Augustine volcano erupts

2007 January 11

2007-01-11

Vietnam becomes the 150th member of the World Trade Organization