On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Pennisi, composer
  • John Surtees, British F1 driver (1964 Championship) and motorcyclist (7 world championships), born in Tatsfield (d. 2017)

Person of interestManuel Noriega

Manuel Noriega, Panamanian general and dictator (1983-89), born in a Panama City slum, Panama (d. 2017)

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega
  • Mary Quant, English fashion designer (Chelsea Look, Mod Look), born in Kent, England
  • Mel Carnahan, American politician (d. 2000)
  • Patrick Holmes Sellors, British ophthalmologist (d. 2010)
  • Tina Louise, American actress (Ginger-Gilligan's Island, Julie-Dallas), born in NYC, New York