Historical Events In April - 11
Thursday, 30 June 2022
1901 Adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter) on this day in history.
1901 Ivar Christian Hallstrom, composer, dies at 74 on April - 11.
1902 On this day in history battle at Rooiwal, South-Africa
1902 On April - 11 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 On April - 11 gemma Galgani, Italian saint, dies at 25
1904 M Wolf discovers asteroid #530 Turandot on this day in history.
1904 On April - 11 arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist
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 this day in history 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 April - 11.
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 On April - 11 oleg Cassini, Paris France, fashion designer (Jackie Kennedy)
1914 On April - 11 george Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion," premieres
1915 (Hanlon) Pat Clarke, cyclist on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history alberto E Ginastera, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Panambi)
1916 On April - 11 richard Harding Davis, journalist, dies at 52
1917 On this day in history first Battle of Bullecourt, France
1917 On April - 11 babe Ruth beats NY Yanks, pitching 3-hit 10-3 win for Red Sox
1918 Jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber, journalist on April - 11.
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 April - 11.
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 this day in history 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)