Historical Events In 1911
Friday, 16 April 2021
May 29 William Schwenck Gilbert, Engl writer (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74 in the year 1911.
May 30 On this day in history 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH)
May 30 On this day in history douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats)
May 31 Edward Adamson, art therapist/collector on this day in history.
May 31 R.M.S. Titanic launched in the year 1911.
Jun 01 1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 01 Gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana) on this day in history.
Jun 01 The first US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history xia Hong, writer
Jun 03 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1 on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1911 ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons)
Jun 04 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history arthur Vick, vice chancelor (Queens University, Belfast)
Jun 05 Red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win in the year 1911.
Jun 06 Nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified) on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1911 franz Reizenstein, composer
Jun 08 On this day in history belgium govt of Schollaert falls
Jun 08 On this day in history van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants)
Jun 09 In the year 1911 carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies
Jun 10 On this day in history c P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)
Jun 10 On this day in history queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam
Jun 11 In the year 1911 russ Hodges, Dayton Tn, sportscaster (Wednesday Night Fights)
Jun 11 Tigers trailing White Sox 13-1 come back to win 16-15 on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1911 milovan Djilas, Yugoslavia, writer/politician (New Class)
Jun 13 In the year 1911 albert Cleage, famous African
Jun 14 On this day in history johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70
Jun 15 In the year 1911 tabulating Computing Recording Corporation (IBM) is incorporated.
Jun 16 A 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn in the year 1911.
Jun 17 On this day in history belgium govt of De Broqueville forms
Jun 17 In the year 1911 viktor P Nekrasov, Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada)
Jun 18 Franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jun 20 Gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy) in the year 1911.
Jun 20 In the year 1911 nAACP incorporates (NY)
Jun 22 In the year 1911 guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen)