Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Oct 26 On this day in history mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands)
Oct 26 In the year 1911 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 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
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 In the year 1911 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 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1911.
Nov 03 On this day in history 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 Jack Rose, screenwriter in the year 1911.
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 On this day in history italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
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 on this day in history.
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 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 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1911 charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
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 In the year 1911 nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy