Historical Events In 1911
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series
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 on this day in history.
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
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 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation) on this day in history.
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 On this day in history roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 In the year 1911 francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 In the year 1911 walter Shlomo Gross, journalist
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1911 andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works)
Nov 10 Harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha) on this day in history.
Nov 11 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) in the year 1911.
Nov 11 On this day in history patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
Nov 12 On this day in history luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates)
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' on this day in history.
Nov 15 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) in the year 1911.
Nov 18 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 On this day in history britain's 1st seaplane flies
Nov 18 In the year 1911 britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 On this day in history nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy