Historical Events In 1911
Thursday, 09 April 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) on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1911 bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game
Oct 29 In the year 1911 joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
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 Introduction of compulsory military training in the year 1911.
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) on this day in history.
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T in the year 1911.
Nov 03 In the year 1911 salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
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 In the year 1911 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 in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica on this day in history.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 On this day in history francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist on this day in history.
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
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 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) in the year 1911.
Nov 12 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) in the year 1911.
Nov 12 In the year 1911 the birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans'
Nov 15 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins in the year 1911.
Nov 17 On this day in history charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1911 britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy on this day in history.