Eleanor Roosevelt Born, Tanna Tuva Annexed, Viet Minh Rule

On this day: October 11
Tuvinian People's Republic or formerly Tannu Tuva was annexed by the USSR (1944)

First Indochina War: the Viet Minh take control of North Vietnam (1954)

President B. Hussein Obama asks Harry Reid to hold votes on separate parts of his so-called American Jobs Act after it fails to secure a filibuster-proof supermajority in the Senate (2011)

b: Henry Heinz (1844), Eleanor Roosevelt (1884), Patty Murray (1950); d: Jean Cocteau (1963)

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