Historical Events In 1911
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Oct 26 In the year 1911 mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands)
Oct 26 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 27 Leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront) on this day in history.
Oct 28 On this day in history bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game
Oct 29 In the year 1911 joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
Oct 29 Phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader in the year 1911.
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators on this day in history.
Nov 01 Introduction of compulsory military training on this day in history.
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) in the year 1911.
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation) on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1911 charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
Nov 04 Jack Rose, screenwriter on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)
Nov 05 First transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes on this day in history.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 In the year 1911 roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 On this day in history francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 In the year 1911 walter Shlomo Gross, journalist
Nov 09 In the year 1911 edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) in the year 1911.
Nov 10 On this day in history harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha)
Nov 11 On this day in history 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 On this day in history luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates)
Nov 12 In the year 1911 the birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans'
Nov 15 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins in the year 1911.
Nov 17 On this day in history charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 Alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies on this day in history.
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies in the year 1911.
Nov 18 Britain's first seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy