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On This Day July 11

World Population Day

Pet Photo Day

7 - 11 Day

1812 Canada is invaded by America on the Detroit frontier

1889 Tijuana is incorporated as a city in Mexico

1896 Wilfrid Laurier is sworn in as Canada’s 7th Prime Minister

1960 Harper Lee publishes the book To Kill a Mockingbird

1969 The David Bowie song Space Oddity is released

1969 Honky Tonk Women is released by The Rolling Stones.

1982 Italy wins the World Cup 3 -2 over West Germany

1985 Nolan Ryan of the Houston Astros Becomes the first pitcher with 4000 strikeouts

1988 Donald Trump becomes Mike Tyson advisor

1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane string Andrew Dice Clay hits movie theatres.

2010 Spain wins its first World Cup defeating Netherlands 1 -nil

Happy Birthday

1274 Robert the Bruce King of Scotland

1954 Butch Reed WWE

1959 Richie Sambora musician in the Band Bon Jovi

1959 Suzanne Vega musician

1963 Lisa Rinna actress

1965 Scott Shriner musician in the band Weezer

1975 Lil' Kim Rapper

1980 Tyson Kidd WWE superstar