The following is a list of notable world figures who died on March 11th.

  1. 1514 - Donato Bramante, Italian architect (b. 1444)
  2. 1847 - Johnny Appleseed, American pioneer agronomist (b. 1774)
  3. 1854 - Willard Richards, American religious leader (b. 1804)
  4. 1908 - Revd Benjamin Waugh, American activist (b. 1839)
  5. 1937 - Joseph S. Cullinan, American oil industrialist (b. 1860)
  6. 1957 - Admiral Richard E. Byrd, American explorer (b. 1888)
  7. 1967 - Geraldine Farrar, American soprano (b. 1882)
  8. 1970 - Erle Stanley Gardner, American novelist (b. 1889)
  9. 1971 - Philo T. Farnsworth, American television pioneer (b. 1906)
  10. 1971 - Whitney Young, American civil rights leader (b. 1921)
  11. 1977 - Ulysses S. Grant IV, American geologist (b. 1893)
  12. 2006 - Bernie Geoffrion, Canadian hockey player (b. 1931)