July 11 in history: Big Ben chimes for the first time, Mongolia gains independence, and more

Here is what happened in the history today. 

1859

The Big Ben in London chimes for the first time. 

(Photograph:WION)

1899

 Fiat Automobiles is founded by Giovanni Agnelli in Turin, Italy.

(Photograph:WION)

1921

Mongolia gains independence from China.

(Photograph:WION)

1943

Ukrainian Insurgent Army kills 50,000 in German-occupied Poland. 

(Photograph:WION)

2006

A series of bombings on Mumbai city trains, kills more than 200.

(Photograph:WION)

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