Historical Events In April - 11
Monday, 19 April 2021
1901 On this day in history adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter)
1901 Ivar Christian Hallstrom, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1902 Battle at Rooiwal, South-Africa on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history quentin Reynolds, NYC, newscaster (Its News to Me)/author (FBI)
1902 ... Potgieter, South African Boer general, dies in battle on this day in history.
1903 Gemma Galgani, Italian saint, dies at 25 on April - 11.
1904 M Wolf discovers asteroid #530 Turandot on April - 11.
1904 Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist on this day in history.
1906 On April - 11 einstein introduces his Theory of Relativity
1906 Georgi Apollonovitch Gapon, Rus-orthodox clergyman/tsarist agent, dies on this day in history.
1907 NY Giant Roger Bresnahan becomes 1st catcher to wear shin guards on this day in history.
1907 On April - 11 paul Douglas, Phila Pa, actor (Adventure Theater, Clash by Night)
1908 Karel Ancerl, Czech conductor (Prague/Toronto) on this day in history.
1910 Anna Magnani, Ital's actress (Awakening, Roma) on this day in history.
1911 On April - 11 stella Walsh-Stanislawa-Walasiewicz, Poland, sprinter (Oly-gold-32)
1912 On April - 11 cornerstone of Technion in Haifa Palestine laid
1912 John Larkin, Oakland Calif, actor (Saints & Sinners, 12 O'Clock High) on April - 11.
1913 The birth of Oleg Cassini, French fashion designer on this day in history.
1913 Oleg Cassini, Paris France, fashion designer (Jackie Kennedy) on April - 11.
1914 On this day in history george Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion," premieres
1915 (Hanlon) Pat Clarke, cyclist on April - 11.
1916 On April - 11 alberto E Ginastera, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Panambi)
1916 Richard Harding Davis, journalist, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1917 First Battle of Bullecourt, France on this day in history.
1917 On April - 11 babe Ruth beats NY Yanks, pitching 3-hit 10-3 win for Red Sox
1918 On this day in history jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber, journalist
1918 On this day in history arthur Ochse, cricketer (WW I played for S Afr in 1889 aged 19), dies
1919 The International Labour Organization is founded on this day in history.
1919 Hugh Carey, (Gov-D-NY) on April - 11.
1920 On this day in history marlen Haushofer, writer
1921 Iowa imposed first state cigarette tax on April - 11.
1921 On April - 11 turkestan ASSR established in Russian SFSR
1921 Iowa imposed 1st state cigarette tax on April - 11.
1921 On April - 11 jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (WI batsman pre/post-war)