February 11, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Richard Jock Kinneir, graphic designer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sidney Sheldon, American novelist and playwright (Master of the Game, Bloodline, The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2007)

Novelist Sidney Sheldon
Sidney Sheldon
  • T. Nagi Reddy, Indian revolutionary (d. 1976)

Deaths in History

  • Oswaldo Cruz, Brazilian physician (b. 1872)