May 11 | On this Day

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2018 Supercentenarian from United Kingdom, Bessie Camm died at the age of 113 years, 325 days. Death day
2012 Czech chemist Stanislav Brebera died. Death day
1996 ValuJet Flight 592 aircraft incident at Everglades, Florida, US, killed 110 people. Man-Made Disaster
1986 Golfer from United States, Jimmy Hines died. Death day
1985 Bradford City stadium fire in England killed 56 people. Man-Made Disaster
1985 56 people died in Bradford City Football Club stadium fire at Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom. Man-Made Disaster
1984 Accident in Six Flags Great Adventure, located at Jackson Township, New Jersey, United States killed 8. Man-Made Disaster
1981 Norwegian chemist Odd Hassel died. Death day
1981 Chess grandmaster from Greece, Spyridon Kapnisis was born. Birthday
1981 Golfer from United States, Sammy Byrd died. Death day
1977 Chess grandmaster from Serbia, Mihajlo Stojanovic was born. Birthday
1973 Chess grandmaster from Belarus, Aleksej Aleksandrov was born. Birthday
1973 Aeroflot Flight 6551 aircraft incident at Maksut, Zharma District, Kazakh SSR, USSR, killed 63 people. Man-Made Disaster
1971 Chess grandmaster from Latvia, Normunds Miezis was born. Birthday
1964 US Air Force (61-0332) aircraft incident at Angeles City, Philippines, killed 80 people. Man-Made Disaster
1963 American physiologist Herbert Spencer Gasser died. Death day
1960 Swiss investment banker Sergio Ermotti was born. Birthday
1955 58 people died in Cinema fire at Wielopole Skrzyńskie, Poland. Man-Made Disaster
1937 Hungarian fencer Ildiko Ujlaky-Rejto was born. Birthday
1929 Slovak inventor Jozef Murgas died. Death day
1924 British physicist Antony Hewish was born. Birthday
1924 Chess grandmaster from Germany, Luděk Pachman was born. Birthday
1918 American physicist Richard Feynman was born. Birthday
1916 Spanish novelist and poet Camilo Jose Cela was born. Birthday
1902 Austrian rocket designer Friedrich Schmiedl was born. Birthday
1900 Thai politician Pridi Banomyong was born. Birthday
1892 British actress Margaret Rutherford was born. Birthday
1888 American sport shooter Willis Augustus Lee was born. Birthday
1871 English polymath and mathematician John Herschel died. Death day
1859 Slovak engineer Aurel Stodola was born. Birthday
1812 British politician Spencer Perceval died. Death day
1797 Mexican politician Jose Mariano Salas was born. Birthday
1778 British politician William Pitt died. Death day
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