Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) in the year 1911.
Oct 26 In the year 1911 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) in the year 1911.
Oct 28 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game on this day in history.
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 In the year 1911 clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators
Nov 01 On this day in history introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) in the year 1911.
Nov 03 In the year 1911 chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T.
Nov 03 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1911.
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 in the year 1911.
Nov 04 Jack Rose, screenwriter on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1911.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show) in the year 1911.
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 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1911.
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) in the year 1911.
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 In the year 1911 patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
Nov 12 In the year 1911 luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates)
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' in the year 1911.
Nov 15 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 In the year 1911 charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 In the year 1911 alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 In the year 1911 britain's 1st seaplane flies
Nov 18 On this day in history britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.