October 11 in Pop Culture History
1138 (Earthquake) Aleppo, Syria
1811 -The Juliana, began operation as the first steam-powered ferry service between New York City, New York, and Hoboken, New Jersey.
1852 – The University of Sydney, Australia’s oldest university, opened.
1890 – The Daughters of the American Revolution were founded, in Washington, DC.
1958 – NASA launched the lunar probe Pioneer 1.
1962 – Pope John XXIII convened the Second Vatican Council, changing several …