What Happened on July 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Buechner, American author
  • Patrick Wymark [Cheeseman], British actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia), born in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire (d. 1970)
  • Ralph D Abernathy, American president (SCLC)
  • Rodolfo Arizaga, composer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell, British archaeologist, dies at 57

Archaeologist and Writer Gertrude Bell
Archaeologist and Writer
Gertrude Bell