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 This day in History - November 11
405 Historic Events for November 11
1897

Gordon W Allport, US, psychologist (personalities)

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1898

Father Hugo Enomiya-Lassalle, Germany, Jesuit priest/Zen teacher

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1898

Rene Clair, director (I Married a Witch, It Happened Tomorrow)

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1899

Pat O'Brien, Milwaukee, actor (Knute Rockne, Angels with Dirty Faces)

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1899

Stuart/Rubens/Boyd-Jones' "Floradora," premieres in London

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1899

Harold "Pie" Traynor, baseball hall of fame 3rd baseman (Pirates)

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1900

Helena Konopacka, Poland, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1928)

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1900

Hugh Scott, (Sen-R-Penn), minority whip

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1900

John Longden, West Indies, actor (Man From Interpol)

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1901

Sam Spiegel, producer (On the Waterfront, Bridge over River Kwai)

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1901

Maurice Ravel composition "Jeux d'eau" premieres

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1901

Antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72

Death
1903

Charles Bruce Perry, professor of medicine

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1904

Alger Hiss, State Department official hid papers in a pumpkin

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1905

Israel Aaron Maisels, lawyer

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1906

Ethel Smyth' "Standrecht," premieres in Leipzig

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1907

Henry Gadsby, composer, dies at 64

Death
1909

J M Synge's "Tinker's Wedding," premieres in London

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1909

Construction of navy base at Pearl Harbor begins

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1909

Robert Ryan, Chicago, actor (Billy Budd, Dirty Dozen, Longest Day)

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1910

Yisrael Eldad, British extremist politician

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1910

Frideswide Frances Emma Knight, musician/socialist

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1910

Franz Kemser, Germany, 4 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1910

Arnold D W Tilanus, Dutch MP (CHU)

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1911

Reginald Patric Lawrence Knowles, actor

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