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 This day in History - July 11
362 Historic Events for July 11
1861

George William Norris, (Rep/Sen-Neb) (Lame duck-amendement)

Birth
1862

Liza Nina Mary Frederica Lehmann, composer

Birth
1862

Lincoln appoints General Halleck general-in-chief

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1863

Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, kills 4

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1864

Battle of Fort Stevens, DC (Early's Raid, Tennallytown, MD)

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1864

Confederate forces led by Gen J Early begin invasion of Wash DC

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1866

R Beer-Hofmann, writer

Birth
1871

Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Farmers' Party)

Birth
1874

Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54

Death
1876

Max Jacob, French writer (Concentration Camp, Le SiŠge de J‚rusalem)

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1876

Ottho G Heldring, vicar (H-gestichten), dies at 72

Death
1882

Leonard Nelson, German philosopher (Democracy und Fhrerschaft)

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1882

EugŠne L Simonis, Belgian sculptor, dies on 72nd birthday

Death
1882

British fleet bombs Alexandria

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1885

Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter

Birth
1888

Pennsylvania's Monongehela River rises 32' after 24 hour rainfall

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1888

Lyman Bryson, Valentine Nebr, educator (UN Casebook)

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1888

118øF (48øC), Bennett, Colorado (state record)

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1888

Carl Schmitt, German nazi-lawyer (Verfassungslehre)

Birth
1889

Gyula Reviczky, Hungarian author/poet, dies at 34

Death
1889

Alfred E Green, Perris CA, director (Copacabana, Jolson Story)

Birth
1889

Tijuana in Mexico becomes a city

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1890

Georg Annenkov, Russian/French painter

Birth
1890

Arthur W Tedder of Glenguin, British air marshal (WW II)

Birth
1892

Giorgio Federico Ghedini, composer

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