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 This day in History - October 11
363 Historic Events for October 11
1955

Persia signs Pact of Baghdad

Event
1956

1st Pakistan v Australia Test 95 runs scored on 1st day

Event
1956

AL Pres Will Harridge bars Wash Senators move to West Coast, unless unanimously approved by the other AL owners

Event
1956

Great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia

Event
1957

Blair Cunningham, Memphis Tn, rock drummer (Haircut 100)

Birth
1957

Jon Moss, rock drummer (Culture Club)

Birth
1958

"Goldilocks" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 161 performances

Event
1958

2nd US Moon probe, Pioneer 1, reaches 113,810 km, falls back

Event
1958

J R Becher, writer, dies at 67

Death
1958

Max Jakob Friedl„nder, German/Dutch art historian, dies at 91

Death
1959

Bob Inglis, (Rep-R-South Carolina)

Birth
1959

KTHI TV channel 11 in Fargo-Grand Forks, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1959

Bert Bell, NFL hall of famer, dies at 64

Death
1959

Michiel Schapers, Netherlands, tennis star

Birth
1960

Curt Ford, baseball player

Birth
1960

Hurricane ravages East-Pakistan (6,000 die)

Event
1960

Radio-TV exec John Fetzer buys a controlling interest of Det Tigers

Event
1960

Richard Cromwell, actor (Jezebel, Riot Squad), dies of cancer at 50

Death
1960

Joe Nash, NFL defensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks)

Birth
1961

Bryant Young, defensive tackle (San Francisco 49ers)

Birth
1961

USSR performs nuclear test

Event
1961

Steve Young, NFL quarterback (SF 49ers, NFL Player of Year '92)

Birth
1961

Leonard "Chico" Marx, comedian (Marx Brothers), dies at 74

Death
1961

USAF Major Robert M White takes X-15 to 66,100m

Event
1962

Martin Bayless, NFL safety (KC Chiefs)

Birth