November 11 Birthdays in History - November 11 Deaths - November 11 Events



1982 Lil' Dave, Davis Shelton, born in Boston, Massachusetts, rapper, Another Bad Creation
1979 James Allen, born in Portland, Oregon, James Deshaune Allen, football player, linebacker, played for National Football League, attended Oregon State University, chosen 82nd overall in 2002 NFL Draft by the New Orleans Saints, now a free agent
1974 Leonardo DiCaprio, born in Louisiana, actor, Luke-Growing Pains, Romeo and Juliet
1974 Phillip Ward, linebacker for the Indianapolis Colts
1973 Jason Bowen, Port Alice, NHL defenseman for the Philadelphia Flyers
1973 Stacy Perrone, Wolcott Conn, Meet Miss America-Connecticut 1997
1973 Terrance Shaw, NFL cornerback for the San Diego Chargers
1972 Berry Oakley, U.S. rock bassist, Allman Brothers-Motor Breakdown
1972 Cornell Thomas, WLAF DE for the Scotland Claymores
1972 Jack Jackson, NFL/CFL wide receiver, Chicago Bears, Toronto Argonauts
1972 Steve Konowalchuk, Salt Lake City, NHL center for the Washington Capitals
1971 Melvin Tuten, NFL tackle for the Cincinnati Bengals
1971 Ryan Hancock, Santa Clara California, pitcher for the California Angels
1970 Derry Brownson, rock keyboardist, EMF-Unbelievable
1970 Jeff Ware, born in Norfolk, Virginia, pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays
1970 Lee Parkin Starsky, daughter of Ringo
1969 Damion Easley, New York City, infielder for the California Angels
1969 Dave Moore, NFL tight end/fullback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1969 Jeff Sydner, NFL wide receiver/punt returner for the New York Jets
1969 LaRee Pearl Sugg, Petersburg, Virginia, LPGA golfer, 1995 Hawaiian-15th
1969 Michael Owens, cricket pace bowler, New Zealand Test
1968 Jo Kittsee, Germany, rocker, Fuzzbox-Into Rescue
1968 John Jett, NFL punter, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions
1968 Lin Elliott, NFL kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs
1968 Wyatt Pauley, Ecuador, rocker, Linear-I Never Felt This Way, Lies
1967 Bill Musgrave, NFL quarterback for the Denver Broncos
1966 Gina Pillitiere, born in Akron, Ohio, WPVA volleyballer, National-25th-1994
1966 Jeff Buckley, born in Anaheim, California, musician, singer, guitarist, alternative rock, folk music genres, performed with Gods and Monsters
1965 Brian Wilson, New York City, murderer, FBI Most Wanted List
1965 Ruthie Matthes, Sun Valley Idaho, cyclist 1996 Olympics
1964 Jon Hough, Royal Oak, Michigan, Nike golfer, 1986 NAIA Individual National Champ
1964 Philip McKeon, Westbury, New York, actor, Tommy-Alice, Return to Horror High
1964 Robert Haynes, cricketer, Jamaica and WI leggie, one-dayer but no Tests
1964 Roberto Hernandez, Santurce Puerto Rico, pitcher, Chicago White Sox
1964 Calista Flockhart, American Actress
1963 Vinnie Testaverde, NFL quarterback, Tampa Bay Buckineers
1962 Demi Moore, Guynes, Roswell, New Mexico, actress, Ghost, Striptease, GI Jane
1961 Matt Ghaffari, Tehran Iran, U.S. greco-roman wrestler, Silver Medals 1992, 1994, Olympics
1961 Steve Young, NFL quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers
1960 Lisa Welch Semler, Aberdeen, Maryland, playmate, Sep, 1980
1959 Vincent Irizarry, Queens, New York, actor, Guiding Light, Santa Barbara
1959 Lee Haney, American Athlete
1956 Billy Smith, Reidsville, North Carolina, country singer, Billy and Terry Smith
1956 Ian Craig Marsh, England, rocker, Heaven 17-Electric Dreams
1955 Jigme Singye Wangchuk, king of Bhutan, 1972-
1954 Gail Marquis, WBL forward, New York Stars, Olympics silver 1976
1953 Andy Partridge, English rock vocalist and guitarist, XTC-Oranges and Lemons
1952 Paul Cowsill, Newport, Rhode Island, rock keyboardist, Cowsills-We Can Fly
1951 Fuzzy [Frank] Zoeller, New Albany, Indiana, PGA golfer, Masters 1981
1950 Jim Peterik, born in Berwyn, Illinois, musician, songwriter, member of the band, Survivor, co-wrote song, 'Eye of the Tiger'
1950 Otis Armstrong, NFL running back for the Denver Broncos
1950 Rex Samuel Sellers, Auckland New Zealand, Tornado class yachter 1996 Olympics
1949 Kathy Postlewait, born in Norfolk, Virginia, LPGA golfer, 1989 Sara Lee
1948 Vincent Schiavelli, actor, Playroom, Waiting for the Light
1947 Brad Lee Sexton, bass guitarist
1947 Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian
1947 Pat "Dirty" Daugherty, rocker, Black Oak Arkansas
1946 Corrine Brown, born in Jacksonville, Florida, Representative-D-Florida 1993 -
1946 Vladimir Alekseyevich Soloviyov, cosmonaut, Soyuz T-10, T-15, TM-10
1945 Chris Dreja, London, rocker, Yardbirds
1945 Daniel Ortega Saavedra, president of Nicaragua, 1984-90
1945 Denise Alexander, New York City, actress, General Hospital, Another World
1945 Niaz Ahmed, cricketer, 1st and last East Pakistani to play Test cricket
1945 Vince Martell, New York City, rock guitarist, Vanilla Fudge
1944 Jesse Colin Young, New York City, rock vocalist, Youngbloods-Soul of a City Boy
1943 Jan Adamski, Poland, International Chess Master, 1976
1943 Karin Kent, Dutch singer
1942 Roy Fredericks, cricketer, brilliant WI lefty opener 169 vs. Australia 1975
1940 Barbara Boxer, born in Brooklyn, New York, Representative-D-California, 1983 - 1992 and Senator-D-CA, 1993 -
1939 Claudia Boyarskikh, U.S.S.R., 5K/10K cross country 1964 Olympic gold
1939 Denise Alexander, actress, Mary McKinnon-Another World
1938 John Reilly, Chicago, actor, Sean-General Hospital, Dallas, Hamptons
1938 Josef Odozil, Czechoslovakia, 1500m 1964 Olympic silver
1938 Roger Laver, Jackson, rock keyboardist, Tornados
1937 Buddy Jimmy Lee Land Ace, singer
1937 Warner Wolf, Washington D.C., sportscaster, WABC-TV, WCBS-TV
1937 Stephen Lewis, Canadian Politician
1936 Susan Kohner, born in Los Angeles, California, actress, Imitation of Life, Gene Krupa Story
1934 Bibi Andersson, Sweden, actress, Scenes From a Marriage
1934 Elzbieta Krzesinska, Poland, long jumper 1956 Olympics gold
1932 Al Levitt, born in New York City, New York, drummer, American jazz artist, studied under Irv Kuger, played in Europe with Peter Ind, Slide Hampton, Chet Baker, Wayne Marsh, James Moody
1931 Pete Stark, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Representative-D-California 1973 -
1931 Pete Stark, American Politician
1930 Kenneth Fleetwood, fashion designer
1930 David Hackworth, American Soldier
1929 Carlos Fuentes, Mexican author, Death of Artemio Cruz
1929 H M Enzensberger, writer
1929 Hans Magnus Enzensberger, German author, Verhor von Habana
1929 LaVern Baker, Chicago, R&B vocalist, I Cried a Tear
1928 Arthur Cunningham, composer
1928 Edward Zorinsky, born in Omaha, Nebraska, Senator-D-Nebraska, 1976 - 1987
1928 Ernestine Anderson, jazz vocalist
1928 Lavern Baker, U.S. singer, Tweedle Dee, Jim Dandy, Saved
1928 Trevor Meale, cricketer, batted in 2 Tests New Zealand vs. England 1958
1927 Lord Wolfson, English multi-millionaire
1927 Mose Allison, Tippo Mississippi, jazz artist, Black Country Suite
1925 Jonathan Winters, born in Dayton, Ohio, comedian on the J Winters Show, Mork and Mindy
1925 June Whitfield, English Actress
1924 Piet J A van der Sanden, Dutch MP, CDA
1924 Rusi Modi, cricketer, strong Indian batsman in post-War years
1922 Kurt Vonnegut, born in Indiana, novelist, essayist, satirist, wrote 'Slaughterhouse Five'
1921 Maila Nurmi, Petsamo Finland, actress, Vampira
1920 Roy Jenkins, British MP, Labour
1918 Stubby Kaye, New York City, actor, Guys and Dolls, Lil' Abner, Cat Ballou
1917 Julien-Francois Zbinden, composer
1917 [Dallas] Mack/McCord Reynolds, U.S., sci-fi author, Earth War
1916 Eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman
1915 Bernhard Heiliger, sculptor
1915 William Proxmire, born in Lake Forest, Illinois, Senator-D-Wisconsin, 1957 - 1989, Golden Fleece Awards
1914 Daisy Bates, publisher/head, Arkansas NAACP
1914 Hansje Toussaint, Hermina A Schenk, singer, Sing of the Cross
1914 Howard Fast, New York City, screenwriter, Rachel and the Stranger, Spartacus
1914 Perry Bass, Texas billionaire
1914 Henry Wade, American Lawyer
1913 German Leont'yevich Zhukovsky, composer
1913 Peter Black, TV critic
1912 Cissie Elizabeth Charlton, football matriarch
1911 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor, Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny
1911 Reginald Patric Lawrence Knowles, actor
1910 Arnold D. W. Tilanus, Dutch MP, CHU
1910 Franz Kemser, Germany, 4 man bobsled 1952 Olympics gold
1910 Frideswide Frances Emma Knight, musician/socialist
1910 Yisrael Eldad, British extremist politician
1909 Robert Ryan, Chicago, actor, Billy Budd, Dirty Dozen, Longest Day
1905 Israel Aaron Maisels, lawyer
1904 Alger Hiss, State Department official hid papers in a pumpkin
1903 Charles Bruce Perry, professor of medicine
1901 Sam Spiegel, producer, On the Waterfront, Bridge over River Kwai
1900 Helena Konopacka, Poland, discus thrower 1928 Olympics gold
1900 Hugh Scott, born in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Senator-R-Pennsylvania 1959 - 1977
1900 John Longden, West Indies, actor, Man From Interpol
1899 Harold "Pie" Traynor, baseball hall of fame 3rd baseman, Pirates
1899 Pat O'Brien, Milwaukee, actor, Knute Rockne, Angels with Dirty Faces
1898 Father Hugo Enomiya-Lassalle, Germany, Jesuit priest/Zen teacher
1898 Rene Clair, director, I Married a Witch, It Happened Tomorrow
1897 Gordon W. Allport, U.S., psychologist, personalities
1897 Gordon W. Allport, Psychologist
1896 Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Sicily, New York City Mafia gangster
1895 Beulah Ecton Woodard, U.S. sculptor
1895 Jacov Gotovac, composer
1894 Aaron Avshalomov, composer
1894 Winifred Kingston, England, silent screen actress, David Garrick
1893 Alceu Amoroso Lima, Brazilian author
1888 Maulana Azad, 1st minister of education in independent India
1887 Roland Young, London, England
1885 George S Patton, U.S. general, Sicily/Italy/Normandy, "Old Blood and Guts"
1885 George S. Patton, American Soldier
1883 Ernest Ansermet, born in Vevey, Switzerland, conductor, Ruilles de Printemps
1872 Frederick A Stock, Julich, Germany, conductor, Theodore Thomas Orchestra
1872 Maude K Adams, U.S., actress, Baldwin's Theatre
1870 Nils Kjaer, Norwegian playwright, Det evige Savn
1869 Victor Emmanuel III, king of Italy, 1900-46, Ethiopia
1868 Edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist
1864 Alfred Hermann Fried, Germany, pacifist, Nobel 1911
1864 Alfred Fried, Austrian Activist
1863 Hudson Stuck, English Explorer
1863 Paul Signac, French Artist
1846 Anna Katharine Green, American Author
1836 Thomas Bailey Aldrich, U.S., author/editor, Story of a Bad Boy
1832 Paolo Giorza, composer
1821 Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Russia, novelist, Crime and Punishment
1821 Fyodor Dostoevsky, Russian Novelist
1811 Ben McCulloch, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1788 Michal Wielhorski, composer
1771 Ephraim McDowell, surgeon, pioneered abdominal surgery
1767 Bernhard Romberg, German cellist/composer/royal chaplain bandmaster
1748 Carlos IV, king of Spain, 1788-1808
1744 Abigail Adams, born in Weymouth, Massachusetts, 2nd first lady, 1797-1801
1736 Johann H Schepp, German/Netherlands engraver
1731 Carl Joseph Toeschi, composer
1724 Willem A Alting, governor-general of Netherlands-Indies, 1780-97
1722 Johann Philipp Sack, composer
1696 Andrea Zani, composer
1690 Gerhard Hoffmann, composer
1688 Lorenzo Somis, composer
1679 Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scientist
1657 Guido Starhemberg, Austria earl/Field Marshal, Turkish Wars
1636 Yen Jo-chu, Chinese scholar of Ch'ing dynasty
1633 George Savile, 1st marquis of Halifax/author, Character of a Trimmer
1599 Ottavio Piccolomini, Italian/Spanish marshal
1579 Frans Snyders, Flemish animal painter
1523 Joachim Hopperus, Hoppers, Frisian lawyer/politician
1493 Paracelsus, Swiss Scientist
1155 Alfonso VIII, the Noble One, king of Castilia
1154 Sancho I, king of Portugal, 1185-1211











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