Historical Events In 1911
Friday, 19 April 2019
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) on this day in history.
Oct 26 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series in the year 1911.
Oct 27 On this day in history 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 in the year 1911.
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 Introduction of compulsory military training in the year 1911.
Nov 02 On this day in history odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T in the year 1911.
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 In the year 1911 charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
Nov 04 In the year 1911 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 First transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes in the year 1911.
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 Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show) in the year 1911.
Nov 06 Francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico in the year 1911.
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist in the year 1911.
Nov 09 On this day in history edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 In the year 1911 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 On this day in history 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' on this day in history.
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 Alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies in the year 1911.
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 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy on this day in history.