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 This day in History - May 11
399 Historic Events for May 11
1907

Bank of SF incorporated

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1907

John Albert Delany, composer, dies at 54

Death
1909

Herbert Murrill, composer

Birth
1910

Jorge Croner de Vasconcelos, composer

Birth
1910

Montana's Glacier National Park forms

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1911

Edgar Beck, president (John Mowlem)

Birth
1911

Doodles Weaver, LA Calif, comedian (Spike Jones and City Slickers)

Birth
1911

Roy James Alfred Kaulback, soldier

Birth
1912

38th Kentucky Derby: Carol H Shilling aboard Worth wins in 2:09.4

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1912

Foster Brooks, Louisville Ky, comedian/actor (Miles-Mork and Mindy)

Birth
1912

Phil Silvers, Bkln NY, comedian (Sgt Bilko-Phil Silvers Show)

Birth
1913

Clare Grundman, composer

Birth
1913

Tutti Camarata, Glen Ridge NJ, orch leader (Vic Damone Show)

Birth
1916

C J Cela, writer

Birth
1916

Einstein's Theory of General Relativity presented

Event
1916

Karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer (s-effect), dies

Death
1916

Max Reger, composer, dies at 43

Death
1916

Max [Johann BJM] Reger, German composer/pianist/organist, dies at 43

Death
1916

Camilo Jos‚ Cela, Spain, author (La Colmena-1951)

Birth
1917

Britain grants Royal Letters Patent to New Zealand

Event
1917

Hon Montague Woodhouse, Greek resistance organiser

Birth
1917

Otto Adolf Klauwell, composer, dies at 66

Death
1918

Robert Hunt, CEO (Dowty Group)

Birth
1918

Richard P Feynman, physicist (Feynman-diagrams/Nobel prize 1965)

Birth
1918

44th Kentucky Derby: William Knapp on Exterminator wins in 2:10.8

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