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 This day in History - March 11
373 Historic Events for March 11
1904

Maurits Wertheim, Dutch writer (Isaac De Fuentes)

Birth
1904

Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 sweep Brandon Wheat Kings in 2 games

Event
1904

Cornelis Jan Bakker, Dutch/US nuclear physicist

Birth
1905

Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 beat Rat Portage Thisles, 2 games to 1

Event
1906

Aasan Ferit Alnar, composer

Birth
1907

Helmuth J von Moltke, German politician (July 20th plot)

Birth
1907

Margaret Herbison, British minister (Lab)

Birth
1907

Jessie Matthews, London England, actress (Gangway, First a Girl)

Birth
1907

Eleni Gatzoyiannis, heroine (saved her kids)

Birth
1907

Nikola Petkow, premier (Bulgaria), murdered

Death
1908

Peter Milne, composer, dies at 83

Death
1908

Lawrence Welk, Strasburg ND, orch leader (Lawrence Welk Show)

Birth
1909

Ljubica Maric, composer

Birth
1910

Jack Hobbs 1st Test ton (187 v SAfr), his only Test hit wicket

Event
1910

Robert H G Havemann, German chemist

Birth
1911

Alan Gifford, Boston MA, actor (Time Lock, Up Periscope)

Birth
1911

Fitzroy Maclean, British diplomat soldier politician/historian

Birth
1912

1st Stanley Cup game to be played in 3 20-min periods, formerly played in 30-min halfs, Quebec beats Moncton 9-3 on way to sweep

Event
1912

Xavier Montsalvatge, Spanish composer (El gato con botas)

Birth
1912

Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar

Birth
1913

John Jacob Weinzweig, Toronto Canada, composer (Enchanted Hill)

Birth
1913

Thomas Gray, professor/anaesthetist

Birth
1915

Karl Krolow, writer

Birth
1915

Vijay Hazare, cricketer (prolific Indian batsman 1946-54)

Birth
1916

[James] Harold Wilson, (L) British PM (1964-70, 1974-76)

Birth