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Notable Historical Events for November 11th

1983President Reagan became 1st US president to address Japanese legislature

1725George Frederick Handel's opera "Tamerlano" premieres in London

1987Roger Clemens wins consecutive Cy Young Awards

1158Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa declares himself ruler of North Italy

1993Pope John Paul II hospitalized for 2 days for fractured shoulder

1503Pope Julius II elected

1943Spud Chandler wins AL MVP; Stan Musial wins NL MVP

1971Neil Simon's "Prisoner of Second Avenue" premieres in NYC

1963Gordie Howe ties Rocket Richard's lifetime 544 goal record

1493Explorer Christopher Columbus discovers Saba

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Notable Birthdays on November 11th

1493Paracelsus, Switzerland, physician/alchemist (Zinc, laudanum), (d. 1541)

1885George S Patton, San Gabriel, California, US general (Sicily/Italy/Normandy) "Old Blood & Guts", (d. 1945)

1821Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Russia, novelist (Crime & Punishment), (d. 1881)

1974Leonardo DiCaprio, Los Angeles California, American actor (The Departed, Inception, The Wolf of Wall Street)

1050Henry IV, Goslar, Kaiserpfalz, Holy Roman Emperor (1084—1105)

1962Demi Moore, [Guynes], Roswell NM, actress (Ghost, Striptease, GI Jane)

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Notable Weddings on November 11th

185820th US President James Garfield (26) weds Lucretia Rudolph (26) in Hiram, Ohio

1944Blues musician B.B. King (19) marries his first wife Martha Denton

1980Novelist Norman Mailer (57) weds Norris Church (31) in Brooklyn, New York

1838Emma Wedgwood accepts Charles Darwin's marriage proposal (English Naturalist later author of Origin of the Species)

1971Swedish director and writer Ingmar Bergman (53) weds actress Ingrid von Rosen (41)

1957Country singer June Carter Cash (28) weds former football player Edwin Nix

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Notable Deaths on November 11th

1831Nat Turner, slave rebel who led a violent insurrection in Virginia, hanged at 31

1880Ned Kelly, Australian outlaw and bushranger, executed at 25

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