Historical Events In 1911
Friday, 16 November 2018
May 29 In the year 1911 william Schwenck Gilbert, Engl writer (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74
May 30 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH) on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats)
May 31 In the year 1911 edward Adamson, art therapist/collector
May 31 R.M.S. Titanic launched on this day in history.
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 in the year 1911.
Jun 02 Xia Hong, writer in the year 1911.
Jun 03 In the year 1911 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1
Jun 03 On this day in history ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons)
Jun 04 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor in the year 1911.
Jun 05 In the year 1911 arthur Vick, vice chancelor (Queens University, Belfast)
Jun 05 On this day in history red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win
Jun 06 Nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified) on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history franz Reizenstein, composer
Jun 08 In the year 1911 belgium govt of Schollaert falls
Jun 08 Van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants) in the year 1911.
Jun 09 Carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies in the year 1911.
Jun 10 In the year 1911 c P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)
Jun 10 Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jun 11 Russ Hodges, Dayton Tn, sportscaster (Wednesday Night Fights) on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1911 tigers trailing White Sox 13-1 come back to win 16-15
Jun 12 Milovan Djilas, Yugoslavia, writer/politician (New Class) in the year 1911.
Jun 13 On this day in history albert Cleage, famous African
Jun 14 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1911.
Jun 15 Tabulating Computing Recording Corporation (IBM) is incorporated in the year 1911.
Jun 16 A 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history belgium govt of De Broqueville forms
Jun 17 Viktor P Nekrasov, Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada) in the year 1911.
Jun 18 In the year 1911 franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer, dies at 76
Jun 20 Gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy) on this day in history.
Jun 20 NAACP incorporates (NY) in the year 1911.
Jun 22 Guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen) on this day in history.