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 This day in History - July 11
362 Historic Events for July 11
1926

Patrick Wymark, Cleethorpes England, actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia)

Birth
1926

Gertrude M L Bell, British archaeologist (Desert and Sown), dies at 57

Death
1927

Herbert Blomstedt, Springfield Mass, conductor (Oslo Phil 1954-61)

Birth
1928

Robert Washburn, composer

Birth
1928

Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Jonas and the Whale)

Birth
1929

Hermann Prey, Berlin Germany, baritone (Wolfram-Tannha¬Āser)

Birth
1930

Gregory C Bell, Terre Haute Ind, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1956)

Birth
1930

John Alabaster, cricketer (NZ most prolific leg-spinner with 49 wkts)

Birth
1930

Bradman scores 309 in a day vs England at Leeds, goes on to 334

Event
1931

NY Giants beat Phillies 23-8

Event
1931

Hans Klein, politician

Birth
1931

Herman de Vries, Dutch sculptor

Birth
1931

Tab Hunter, actor (Damn Yankees, Lust in the Dust, Battle Cry)

Birth
1931

Thurston Harris, Indianapolis, vocalist (Little Bitty Pretty One)

Birth
1932

Alex Hassilev, rocker (Limeliters)

Birth
1932

Ron McAnally, horse trainer

Birth
1933

Olga Havlova, political activist

Birth
1934

Giorgio Armani, Milan Italy, fashion designer (American Gigolo)

Birth
1934

FDR became 1st pres to travel through Panama Canal

Event
1935

Earlene Dennis Brown, Latero Tx, shot putter (Olympic-bronze-1960)

Birth
1936

Triborough Bridge linking Manhattan, Bronx and Queens opens

Event
1937

George Gershwin, composer (American in Paris), dies at 38

Death
1938

Terry Garthwaite, US guitarist/singer (Joy of Cooking)

Birth
1939

7th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Yankee Stadium, New York NY Yankee/AL maanager Joe McCarthy starts 6 Yankees

Event
1939

Seth Gaaikema, Dutch night club performer

Birth