Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 24 May 2020
May 29 On this day in history william Schwenck Gilbert, Engl writer (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74
May 30 On this day in history 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH)
May 30 In the year 1911 douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats)
May 31 In the year 1911 edward Adamson, art therapist/collector
May 31 On this day in history r.M.S. Titanic launched.
Jun 01 1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1911 gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana)
Jun 01 In the year 1911 the first US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ
Jun 02 In the year 1911 xia Hong, writer
Jun 03 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1 in the year 1911.
Jun 03 Ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons) on this day in history.
Jun 04 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor in the year 1911.
Jun 05 Arthur Vick, vice chancelor (Queens University, Belfast) on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1911 carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies
Jun 10 In the year 1911 c P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)
Jun 10 In the year 1911 queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam
Jun 11 On this day in history russ Hodges, Dayton Tn, sportscaster (Wednesday Night Fights)
Jun 11 On this day in history 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 Albert Cleage, famous African in the year 1911.
Jun 14 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1911 tabulating Computing Recording Corporation (IBM) is incorporated.
Jun 16 On this day in history a 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn.
Jun 17 Belgium govt of De Broqueville forms on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1911 viktor P Nekrasov, Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada)
Jun 18 On this day in history 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) in the year 1911.