Historical Events In 1911
Monday, 18 February 2019
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) in the year 1911.
Oct 26 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1911 leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 In the year 1911 bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game
Oct 29 Joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC on this day in history.
Oct 29 Phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader in the year 1911.
Oct 30 In the year 1911 clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T.
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 In the year 1911 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 On this day in history francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist on this day in history.
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1911.
Nov 10 On this day in history andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works)
Nov 10 In the year 1911 harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha)
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) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1911 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 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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