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 This day in History - February 11
461 Historic Events for February 11
1976

Charlie Naughton, actor (Frozen Limits), dies at 89

Death
1976

Brice Beckham, Long Beach Calif, actor (Wesley-Mr Belvedare)

Birth
1977

Louis J M Beel, Dutch premier (1946-48, 58-59), dies at 74

Death
1977

Veronica Marie Duka, Campbellsville KY, Miss America (Ky-Top 10-1997)

Birth
1977

Stephanie Richardson, Toronto Ontario, 200m/800m swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1977

20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia (heaviest known crustacean)

Event
1977

Jessica Carlson, Kalamazoo Mich, archer (alt-Olympics-1996)

Birth
1978

James B Conant, headmaster (Harvard University), dies at 84

Death
1978

16 Unification church couples wed in NYC

Event
1978

25th hat trick in Islander history-Denis Potvin

Event
1978

EOKA organization disbands in Cyprus

Event
1978

China lifts a ban on Aristotle, Shakespeare, and Dickens

Event
1979

Emmy News and Documentaries Award presentation

Event
1979

43 million watch "Elvis!" on ABC

Event
1979

Musical "They're Playing Our Song," premieres in NYC

Event
1979

Brandy [Norwood], singer (Les Miserables, Moisha)

Birth
1979

"They're Playing Our Song" opens at Imperial NYC for 1082 perfs

Event
1979

Iran's premier Bakhtiar resigns, Ayatollah Khomeini seizes power

Event
1980

Matthew Lawrence, Montgomery Pa, actor (Matthew-Gimme a Break)

Birth
1980

Natasha Bobo, Watsonville Calif, actress (Sally-Together We Stand)

Birth
1981

Polish premier Jozef Pinkowski replaced by Wojciech Jaruzelski

Event
1981

Australia all out 83 v India at MCG chasing 143 to win

Event
1982

Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76

Death
1982

Victor Jory, Alaskan actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79

Death
1982

Eleanor Powell, tap dancer/wife of Glenn Ford, dies at 69 of cancer

Death