Historical Events In 1911
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
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 Douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats) in the year 1911.
May 31 In the year 1911 edward Adamson, art therapist/collector
May 31 R.M.S. Titanic launched in the year 1911.
Jun 01 On this day in history 1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ
Jun 01 Gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana) in the year 1911.
Jun 01 In the year 1911 the first US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ
Jun 02 Xia Hong, writer on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1911 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1
Jun 03 In the year 1911 ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons)
Jun 04 On this day in history austin Andrew Wright, sculptor
Jun 05 Arthur Vick, vice chancelor (Queens University, Belfast) in the year 1911.
Jun 05 Red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1911 nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)
Jun 07 Franz Reizenstein, composer in the year 1911.
Jun 08 On this day in history belgium govt of Schollaert falls
Jun 08 Van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants) on this day in history.
Jun 09 Carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies in the year 1911.
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 On this day in history milovan Djilas, Yugoslavia, writer/politician (New Class)
Jun 13 Albert Cleage, famous African on this day in history.
Jun 14 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1911.
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 In the year 1911 franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer, dies at 76
Jun 20 Gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy) in the year 1911.
Jun 20 NAACP incorporates (NY) in the year 1911.
Jun 22 In the year 1911 guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen)