January 11, 1908
The Grand Canyon National Monument is created.
January 11, 1910
Nikos Kavvadias is born. Kavvadias was one of the most popular poets and writers in Greece, writing mostly about his adventures in the sea.
January 11, 1922
Insulin is used for the first time as a treatment in a diabetic person.
January 11, 1966
Alberto Giacometti dies. He was a Swiss sculptor and painter mostly influenced by Surrealism and Expressionism.
The Gateway Bridge in Queensland, Australia is opened.