Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 On this day in history leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators in the year 1911.
Nov 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1911 salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
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 In the year 1911 jack Rose, screenwriter
Nov 05 Calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1911 roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 In the year 1911 francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
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 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) in the year 1911.
Nov 10 In the year 1911 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 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) in the year 1911.
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' in the year 1911.
Nov 15 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins in the year 1911.
Nov 17 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) on this day in history.
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 Britain's first seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.