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 This day in History - July 11
362 Historic Events for July 11
1950

Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79

Death
1950

Bonnie Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-Jump, I'm So Excited)

Birth
1950

17th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-3 in 14 at Comiskey Park, Chic Ted Williams breaks his elbow; 1st extra inning All Star Game

Event
1950

Jim Higgs, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner 1978-81)

Birth
1951

Sridharan Jeganathan, cricketer (two Tests for Sri Lanka v NZ 1983)

Birth
1951

Lawrence J Delucas, Syracuse NY, PhD/astronaut (STS 50)

Birth
1951

Bonnie Pointer, singer, The Pointer Sisters)

Birth
1952

Stephen Lang, NYC, actor (Another You, Death of a Salesman)

Birth
1952

Gen Eisenhower nominated as Republican presidential candidate

Event
1953

Peter Bergman, Guantanamo Bay Cuba, actor (Eat or Be Eaten)

Birth
1953

Leon Spinks, US, heavyweight boxing champ (1978, Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1954

1st White Citizens Council organizes in Indianola, Miss

Event
1954

Benny Defranco, rocker (Defrnco Family)

Birth
1955

Congress authorizes all US currency to say "In God We Trust"

Event
1955

Sergey Babinov, USSR, ice hockey star (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1955

New USAF Academy dedicated at Lowry AFB in Colo with 300 cadets

Event
1956

Sela Ward, Meridian Miss, actress (Hilary-Emerald Point NAS, Sisters)

Birth
1957

Aga Khan III, leader of isma‹lieten (Indian transition), dies

Death
1957

Michael Rose, Kingston Jamaica, rocker (Black Uhuru-Brutal, Positive)

Birth
1957

Pete Murphy, rocker (Love Hysteria)

Birth
1957

Vince Williams, actor (Hamp-Guiding Light)

Birth
1958

Mark Lester, Oxford England, actor (Oliver, Prince and Pauper)

Birth
1958

Karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69

Death
1958

Ray Dodds, rocker (Fairground Attraction-You Send Me)

Birth
1959

C W L Parker, cricketer (3,776 1st-class wickets, 2nd best ever), dies

Death