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 This day in History - November 11
405 Historic Events for November 11
1911

Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)

Birth
1912

Jos‚ Canalejas Y Mendez, premier Spain, murdered

Death
1912

Cissie Elizabeth Charlton, football matriarch

Birth
1912

Joseph Wieniawski, composer, dies at 75

Death
1913

Peter Black, TV critic

Birth
1913

German Leont'yevich Zhukovsky, composer

Birth
1914

Daisy Bates, publisher/head (Arkansas NAACP)

Birth
1914

Hansje Toussaint, [Hermina A Schenk], singer (Sing of the Cross)

Birth
1914

Howard Fast, NYC, screenwriter (Rachel and the Stranger, Spartacus)

Birth
1914

Perry Bass, Texas billionaire

Birth
1915

Bernhard Heiliger, sculptor

Birth
1915

William Proxmire, (Sen-D-WI, 1957-88) (Golden Fleece Awards)

Birth
1916

Eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman

Birth
1917

Julien-Fran‡ois Zbinden, composer

Birth
1917

Liliuokalani, last queen of Hawaii (1891-93), dies from a stroke at 79

Death
1917

[Dallas] Mack/McCord Reynolds, US, sci-fi author (Earth War)

Birth
1918

Emperor Charles I of Austria abdicates

Event
1918

Poland declares independence

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1918

Dutch SDAP leader Troelstra announces revolution

Event
1918

Germany surrenders ending WW I, Allies and Germany sign armistice

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1918

Armistice Day-WW I ends (at 11 AM on Western Front)

Event
1918

Jurg Baur, composer

Birth
1918

Stubby Kaye, NYC, actor (Guys and Dolls, Lil' Abner, Cat Ballou)

Birth
1918

Victor Adler, Austrian neurologist/foreign minister, dies

Death
1919

Pope Benedictus XV states Roman Catholics political/business views

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