Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 11-Feb
Died on This Day (11-Feb)
Vic Damone was an American traditional pop and big band singer, actor, radio and television presenter, and entertainer.
American traditional pop and big band singer
Robert David "Bob" Simon was an American television correspondent for CBS News.
US TV News reporter
D. Vinayachandran was an Indian Malayalam poet. He is one of the proponents of modern style of prose in Malayalam poetry.
Charles William Tanner was an American professional baseball player and manager.
American baseball player and manager
Jack L. Chalker
Jack Laurence Chalker was an American science fiction author.
Frank Peter Joseph Crosetti was an American baseball shortstop.
American baseball player
Benjamin L. Abruzzo was an American balloonist and businessman who helped make Albuquerque, New Mexico, into an international ballooning center.
Hot Air Balloonist
Edward "Untz" Brooke Brewer was an American athlete.
Player of American Football
Gaby Deslys was a singer and actress during the early 20th century.
Carlos Valentín José de la Soledad Antonio del Sacramento de Soublette y Jerez de Aristeguieta was the president of Venezuela from 1837 to 1839 and 1843 to 1847 and a hero of the Venezuelan War of Independence.
Fabricio Paulino de Melo was a Brazilian professional basketball player.
Brazilian basketball player
Hildur Alice Nilson , known by her stage name Alice Babs, was a Swedish singer and actress.
Whitney Elizabeth Houston was an American singer and actress.
Caroline Margaret McWilliams was an American actress best known for her portrayal of Marcy Hill in the television series Benson.
Shirley Barbara de la Hunty AO, MBE , known as Shirley Strickland during her early career, was an Australian athlete.
Australian hurdler and sprinter
Barbara Leonard Reynolds
Barbara Leonard Reynolds , was an American author who became a Quaker, peace activist and educator.
Paavo Ilmari Yrjölä , also known as the Bear of Hämeenkyrö , was a Finnish track and field athlete who won the gold medal in the decathlon at the 1928 Summer Olympics.
August Zehender was a German SS commander during the Nazi era.
Charles-Étienne Arthur Gayarré was an American historian, attorney, slaveowner and politician born to a Spanish and French Creole planter family in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Karl von Fischer
Karl [Carl] von Fischer was a German architect. His drafts had enormous influence on the architecture of neo-classicism in South Germany.