Historical Events In 1911
Monday, 19 August 2019
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) in the year 1911.
Oct 26 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 On this day in history odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
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) in the year 1911.
Nov 04 On this day in history charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
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 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 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show) on this day in history.
Nov 06 Francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico on this day in history.
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 On this day in history andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works)
Nov 10 Harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1911 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 On this day in history luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates)
Nov 12 In the year 1911 the birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans'
Nov 15 In the year 1911 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 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 in the year 1911.
Nov 19 In the year 1911 nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy