Printer Friendly Version

BellaOnline's Today in History Editor

October 11 Events and Birthdays

Today in History- October 11

Happy Birthday!
1821 George Williams, founder of the YMCA
1844 Henry Heinz, founder of the Heinz Ketchup company
1884 Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady of the USA
1919 Jean Vander Pyl, voice actor (Wilma from "The Flinsons"
1932 Dottie West, singer ("Lesson in Leavin'", "Country Sunshine")
1937 Ron Leibman, actor (Kaz)
1949 Daryl Hall, singer from Hall and Oates ("Out of Touch", "You Make My Dreams")
1953 David Morse, actor (The Rock, The Green Mile, "Hack")
1957 Dawn French, actress/ writer ("Absolutely Fabulous", "French and Saunders")
1961 Steve Young, football player
1962 Joan Cusack, actress (Raising Helen, "What About Joan", Married to the Mob, Sixteen Candles)
1966 Luke Perry, actor (Dylan from "Beverly Hills 90210", Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
1985 Michelle Trachtenberg, actress (Ice Princess, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", "The Adventures of Pete & Pete")
1989 Michelle Wie, golfer

1961 Chico Marx, actor from the Marx brothers (Duck Soup)
1991 Redd Foxx, actor ("Sanford and Son")

1975 Saturday Night Live debutes.

History Lesson;
Joan Cusack is the narrator on the cartoon "Peep and the Big Wide World". It is about a group of animal friends that are always on some kind of adventure.

Today in History Site @ BellaOnline
View This Article in Regular Layout

Content copyright © 2013 by Judith Hodges. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Judith Hodges. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Lane Graciano for details.

| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2015 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.

BellaOnline Editor