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 This day in History - February 11
461 Historic Events for February 11
1922

Leslie Nielsen, Regina Sask, actor (Forbidden Planet, Naked Gun)

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1923

Ronald Arculus, British diplomat

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1923

Baroness Sharples

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1924

Mary Tregear, Oriental art historian

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1925

Kim Stanley, [Patricia Reid], Tularosa NM, actress (Right Stuff)

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1925

Peter Berger, British vice-admiral

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1925

Virginia E Johnson, doctor/sexologist (Masters and Johnson)

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1926

Paul Bocuse, France, great chef (Legion of Honor)

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1926

Tokelau (Union) Islands in South Pacific transfers to NZ

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1926

Alexander Gibson, British conductor/founder (Scottish Opera)

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1927

US male Figure Skating championship won by Nathaniel Niles

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1927

US female Figure Skating championship won by Beatrix Loughran

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1928

Archibald Forster, CEO (Esso UK)

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1928

Raoul Cita, rocker

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1928

Gerry Alexander, cricket wicketkeeper (WI of 50s and 60s)

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1928

2nd Winter Olympic games opens in St Moritz, Switzerland

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1928

Conrad Janis, NYC, actor (Mork and Mindy, Quark, Bonino)

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1929

Vatican City (world's smallest country) made an enclave of Rome

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1929

Eugene O'Neill's "Dynamo," premieres in NYC

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1929

Leonard Gregory Kastle, composer

Birth
1930

Alevtina Koltschina, USSR, cross coutry relay skier (Oly-gold-1960)

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1930

C H Dearnley, organist

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1930

Earl of Rosebery

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1931

Larry Merchant, author/boxing commentator (Showtime)

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1931

Charles Parsons, inventor of the steam turbine, dies

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