What Happened on November 11, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Publication of "Two Towers", 2nd volume of "Lord of the Rings", by J. R. R. Tolkien by George Allen and Unwin in London

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien

Famous Birthdays

  • Gail Marquis, WBL forward (NY Stars, Olympic silver 1976)
  • Mary Gaitskill, American novelist

Famous Deaths

  • John Rosamund Johnson, composer, dies at 81