On This Day: November 11th
This is 316th day of the year and 50 days remain in the year.
Former slave Nat Turner was executed.
Washington became the 42nd state.
The Allies and Germany signed an armistice ending World War I.
The Church of England voted to ordain women as priests.
November 11 BirthdaysFeodor Dostoyevsky1821–1881, Russian novelist.
Kurt Vonnegut Jr.science fiction writer
Carlos Fuenteswriter, editor, and diplomat