Historical Events In 1911
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Oct 26 In the year 1911 mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands)
Oct 26 In the year 1911 phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series
Oct 27 In the year 1911 leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game in the year 1911.
Oct 29 Joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators in the year 1911.
Nov 01 Introduction of compulsory military training on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1911 odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
Nov 03 On this day in history chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T.
Nov 03 On this day in history salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation) in the year 1911.
Nov 04 Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history jack Rose, screenwriter
Nov 05 In the year 1911 calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)
Nov 05 In the year 1911 first transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 Francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history walter Shlomo Gross, journalist
Nov 09 On this day in history edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) in the year 1911.
Nov 10 In the year 1911 harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha)
Nov 11 In the year 1911 many cities in the U.S. Midwest broke their record highs and lows on the same day as a strong cold front rolls through. (see The 11/11/11 cold wave).
Nov 11 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny) on this day in history.
Nov 12 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history the birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans'
Nov 15 In the year 1911 proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 On this day in history charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 In the year 1911 alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 18 Britain's first seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.