Famous Deaths on May 11, Who Died on May 11

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Date Name
1610 Matteo Ricci, Italian priest and mathematician (b. 1552)
1686 Otto von Guericke, German physicist and politician (b. 1602)
1778 William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, English soldier and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1708)
1779 John Hart, American lawyer and politician (b. 1711)
1812 Spencer Perceval, English lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1762)
1848 Tom Cribb, English boxer (b. 1781)
1849 Juliette Récamier, French businesswoman (b. 1777)
1882 Frederick Innes, Scottish-Australian politician, 9th Premier of Tasmania (b. 1816)
1889 John Cadbury, English businessman and philanthropist, founded the Cadbury Company (b. 1801)
1908 Charles Kingston, Australian politician, 20th Premier of South Australia (b. 1850)
1916 Karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer and physicist (b. 1873)
1918 George Elmslie, Australian politician, 25th Premier of Victoria (b. 1861)
1920 James Colosimo, Italian-American mob boss (b. 1878)
1920 William Dean Howells, American novelist, literary critic, and playwright (b. 1837)
1927 Juan Gris, Spanish painter and sculptor (b. 1887)
1929 Jozef Murgaš, Slovak-American priest, architect, botanist, and painter (b. 1864)
1938 George Lyon, Canadian golfer and cricketer (b. 1858)
1955 Gilbert Jessop, English cricketer (b. 1874)
1960 John D. Rockefeller Jr., American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1874)
1963 Herbert Spencer Gasser, American physiologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1888)
1967 James E. Brewton, American painter (b. 1930)
1979 Lester Flatt, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1914)
1981 Odd Hassel, Norwegian chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1897)
1981 Bob Marley, Jamaican singer-songwriter and guitarist (Bob Marley and the Wailers) (b. 1945)
1983 Zenna Henderson, American writer (b. 1917)
1985 Chester Gould, American cartoonist, created Dick Tracy (b. 1900)
1986 Fritz Pollard, American football player and coach (b. 1894)
1988 Kim Philby, British-Soviet double agent (b. 1912)
1994 Timothy Carey, American actor, director, and producer (b. 1928)
2001 Douglas Adams, English novelist and screenwriter (b. 1952)
2002 Renaude Lapointe, Canadian journalist and politician (b. 1912)
2002 Bill Peet, American animator and screenwriter (b. 1915)
2003 Noel Redding, English bass player (b. 1945)
2005 Léo Cadieux, Canadian politician, 17th Canadian Minister of National Defence (b. 1908)
2006 Floyd Patterson, American boxer and actor (b. 1935)
2007 Malietoa Tanumafili II, Samoan ruler (b. 1913)
2008 John Rutsey, Canadian drummer (b. 1953)
2009 Abel Goumba, Central African physician and politician, Prime Minister of the Central African Republic (b. 1926)
2009 Claudio Huepe, Chilean economist and politician, Chilean Minister Secretary-General of Government (b. 1939)
2009 Sardarilal Mathradas Nanda, Indian admiral (b. 1915)
2010 Doris Eaton Travis, American dancer and vaudevillian (b. 1904)
2011 Robert Traylor, American basketball player (b. 1977)