Today in History, English
Today in History, English

91051August 11Death2010 – Bruno Schleinstein, German actor (b. 1932)
91052August 11Death2011 – Jani Lane, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Warrant and Saints of the Underground) (b. 1964)
91053August 11Death2012 – Red Bastien, American wrestler, trainer, and promoter (b. 1931)
91054August 11Death2012 – Michael Dokes, American boxer (b. 1958)
91055August 11Death2012 – Von Freeman, American saxophonist (b. 1923)
91056August 11Death2012 – Lucy Gallardo, Argentinian-Mexican actress and screenwriter (b. 1929)
91057August 11Death2012 – Heidi Holland, South African journalist and author (b. 1947)
91058August 11Death2012 – Bhadriraju Krishnamurti, Indian linguist and academic (b. 1928)
91059August 11Death2012 – Henning Moritzen, Danish film actor (b. 1928)
91060August 11Death2012 – Bill Rafferty, American comedian and game show host (b. 1944)
91061August 11Death2013 – Raymond Delisle, French cyclist (b. 1943)
91062August 11Death2013 – Zafar Futehally, Indian ornithologist and author (b. 1919)
91063August 11Death2013 – David Howard, English ballet dancer and educator (b. 1937)
91064August 11Death2013 – Henry Polic II, American actor (b. 1945)
91065August 11Death2014 – Vladimir Beara, Croatian footballer and manager (b. 1928)
91066August 11Death2014 – Vol Dooley, American police officer (b. 1927)
91067August 11Death2014 – Raymond Gravel, Canadian priest and politician (b. 1952)
91068August 11Death2014 – Kika Szaszkiewiczowa, Polish author and blogger (b. 1917)
91069August 11Death2014 – Robin Williams, American actor, singer, and producer (b. 1951)
91070August 11Death2015 – Serge Collot, French viola player and educator (b. 1923)
91071August 11Death2015 – Eddie Cusic, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1926)
91072August 11Death2015 – Nour El-Sherif, Egyptian actor and producer (b. 1946)
91073August 11Death2015 – Harald Nielsen, Danish footballer and manager (b. 1941)
91074August 11Death2015 – Richard Oriani, Salvadoran-American metallurgist and engineer (b. 1920)
91075August 11Holiday and observanceChristian Feast Day:AthrachtClare of AssisiFiacreGaugericusJohn Henry Newman (Church of England)PhilomenaSusannaTaurinus of ÉvreuxTiburtius and ChromatiusAugust 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
91076August 11Holiday and observanceFlag Day (Pakistan)
91077August 11Holiday and observanceIndependence Day, celebrates the independence of Chad from France in 1960.
91078August 11Holiday and observanceMountain Day (Japan)
91079August 12Event1099 – First Crusade: Battle of Ascalon Crusaders under the command of Godfrey of Bouillon defeat Fatimid forces led by Al-Afdal Shahanshah. This is considered the last engagement of the First Crusade.
91080August 12Event1121 – Battle of Didgori: The Georgian army under King David IV wins a decisive victory over the famous Seljuk commander Ilghazi.

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