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 This day in History - January 11
408 Historic Events for January 11
1910

Trygve Martin Bratteli, Norwegian PM (Labour) (1971-72, 1973-76)

Birth
1912

Thomas "Schoolboy" Rowe, Waco Texas, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)

Birth
1912

Donald Barry, Houston Tx, actor (Mr Gallo-Mr Novak)

Birth
1912

Roger Lewis, aviation exec (Lockheed, Curtiss Wright, Pan Am)

Birth
1913

1st sedan-type car (Hudson) goes on display at 13th Auto Show (NYC)

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1913

Bread and Roses Strike begins

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1914

Ambrose Bierce, writer, dies at 71

Death
1914

Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer

Birth
1915

Col Jacob Ruppert and Col Tillinghast Huston purchase Yanks for $460,000

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1916

French troops capture/Serbian army flees to Corfu

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1916

James H [Jimmy] Quillen, (Rep-R-TN, 1963- )

Birth
1916

Bernard Blier, Buenos Aires Argentina, actor (Les Miserables)

Birth
1917

Guy Bolton and PG Wodehouse's "Have a Heart," premieres in NYC

Event
1918

Albert Weisser, composer

Birth
1919

Romania annexes Transylvania

Event
1919

3 year old German communist party (Spartacus) crushed

Event
1919

Veda Ann Borg, Boston MA, actress (Avalanche, Accomplice)

Birth
1920

John Powell, campaigner

Birth
1920

French passenger ship Afrique sinks near La Rochelle; 553 die

Event
1922

Insulin 1st used to treat diabetes (Leonard Thompson, 14, of Canada)

Event
1922

Tony Charmoli, Minn, choreographer (Cher, Julie Andrew)

Birth
1922

Neville Duke, English test pilot

Birth
1922

Kathleen Byron, London England, actress (Abdication, Profile, 4 Days)

Birth
1923

Constantine I, king of Greece (1913-17, 20-22), dies at 54

Death
1923

French and Belgian troops occupy Ruhr to collect reparations

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