On This Day: April 11th
This is 102nd day of the year and 264 days remain in the year.
The treaty ending the Spanish-American War took effect.
Iowa imposed the first state cigarette tax.
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin was overthrown.
President Ronald Reagan returned to the White House after he was shot in an assassination attempt.
Science-fiction writer Kurt Vonnegut died in New York City at age 84.
April 11 BirthdaysCharles Evans Hughes1862–1948, American statesman and jurist.
Oleg Cassinifashion designer
Percy Lavon Julianchemist