Events that took place on 11th August-
First Riga Peace Treaty: Latvian Independence is Recognised by the Soviet Union
the first newsreel images of US presidential hopefuls
The Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Havli was created by merging the Portuguese territories of Dadra and Nagar Havli.
The national flag of Pakistan was approved on August 11, 1947, just a few days before the nation achieved independence from British rule. The flag was designed by Syeed Amir-uddin Keedwaii.
The Boston Braves defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers, 8-1, in the first baseball game to be broadcast in colour on WCBS in New York City.
Indonesia’s Harahap government takes office.
Paterson, New Jersey, race riot