Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 09 May 2021
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 In the year 1911 leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1911 joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
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 Introduction of compulsory military training on this day in history.
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1911 vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)
Nov 04 On this day in history charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
Nov 04 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1911 roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 Francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history walter Shlomo Gross, journalist
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 10 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) in the year 1911.
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) 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 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
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 Britain's 1st seaplane flies in the year 1911.
Nov 18 Britain's first seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1911 nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy