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 This day in History - May 11
399 Historic Events for May 11
1919

Yanks' Jack Quinn and Senators' Walter Johnson, 12 inning 0-0 tie

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1920

William D Howells, US author (A Woman's Reason), dies at 83

Death
1920

Denver Pyle, Bethune Colo, actor (Dukes of Hazzard, Tammy, Doris Day)

Birth
1920

Beryl Bryden, jazz singer

Birth
1921

Tel Aviv is 1st all Jewish municipality

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1921

Ian Percival, QC/MP

Birth
1923

10 HRs hit in Phillies 20-14 victory over St Louis Cards

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1923

Joan Moriarty, Brigadier matron-in-chief/dir (Army Nursing Services)

Birth
1923

Lord Gordon "Gordy" White, English industrialist/multi-millionaire

Birth
1923

Vincent Gordon Lindsay White, tycoon

Birth
1924

Antony Hewish, radio astronomer

Birth
1924

Pulitzer Prize awarded to Robert Frost (New Hampshire)

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1924

Cartel des Gauches wins French parliamentary election

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1924

Jackie Milburn, English soccer star (Newcastle United)

Birth
1925

Kara-Kalpak Autonomous Region constituted in RSFSR

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1925

Communist Party of Holland splits

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1925

Rhodes Boyson, MP

Birth
1926

Frank Thring, Melbourne Australia, actor (El Cid, Ben-Hur)

Birth
1926

Ernest Harrison, CEO (Racal Electronics)

Birth
1926

Airship Norge leaves Spitsbergen for 1st air crossing of Arctic O

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1927

Louis B Mayer forms Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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1927

Henry Martyn Robert, (Robert's Rules of Order), dies at 90

Death
1927

Juan Gris, Spanish cubist painter, dies at 40

Death
1927

Mort Sahl, Montreal, comedian/political satirist/beatnik (Big Party)

Birth
1927

Belgium beats England 9-1 in soccer

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