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Events of October 11th:
October 11th is the 284th day of the year (285th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 81 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about October 11th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on October 11th:
1821 George Williams (founder of the YMCA)
1844 Henry Heinz (food manufacturer)
1884 Eleanor Roosevelt (First Lady of the United States)
1937 Sir Bobby Charlton (soccer player)
1942 Amitabh Bachchan (actor)
1944 Rodney Marsh (soccer player)
1946 Daryl Hall (musician - Hall & Oates)
1957 Dawn French (comedian)
1960 Nicola Bryant (actress)
1962 Joan Cusack (actress)
1965 Luke Perry (actor)
1976 Emily Deschanel (actress)
October 11th in History:
1767 Surveying the Mason-Dixon Line is completed.
1797 A CLASS="livelink" HREF="http://www.travelguide2uk.com/" TARGET="_blank">British Royal Navy defeats the A CLASS="livelink" HREF="http://www.travelguide2holland.com/" TARGET="_blank">Dutch at the Battle of Camperdown.
1852 University of Sydney (Australia's first university) inaugurated in Sydney, Australia.
1890 Daughters of the American Revolution founded in Washington DC.
1944 Tannu Tiva annexed by the USSR.
1975 Saturday Night Live makes its TV debut.
1982 The Mary Rose, a sunken Tudor battleship is raised from the sea near Portsmouth, England.
1984 Space shuttle astronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan is the first American woman to perform a space walk.
2001 Polaroid Corporation files for federal bankruptcy protection.
2012 International Day of the Girl Child (United Nations).
October 11th is also:
National Coming Out Day (USA)
People born on October 11th are Libra
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