Historical Events In April - 11
Thursday, 18 August 2022
1901 Adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter) on this day in history.
1901 On April - 11 ivar Christian Hallstrom, composer, dies at 74
1902 On April - 11 battle at Rooiwal, South-Africa
1902 Quentin Reynolds, NYC, newscaster (Its News to Me)/author (FBI) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history m Wolf discovers asteroid #530 Turandot
1904 Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist on April - 11.
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 On April - 11 nY Giant Roger Bresnahan becomes 1st catcher to wear shin guards
1907 Paul Douglas, Phila Pa, actor (Adventure Theater, Clash by Night) on April - 11.
1908 Karel Ancerl, Czech conductor (Prague/Toronto) on April - 11.
1910 Anna Magnani, Ital's actress (Awakening, Roma) on April - 11.
1911 Stella Walsh-Stanislawa-Walasiewicz, Poland, sprinter (Oly-gold-32) on this day in history.
1912 Cornerstone of Technion in Haifa Palestine laid on April - 11.
1912 John Larkin, Oakland Calif, actor (Saints & Sinners, 12 O'Clock High) on this day in history.
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 April - 11 george Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion," premieres
1915 (Hanlon) Pat Clarke, cyclist on this day in history.
1916 Alberto E Ginastera, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Panambi) on April - 11.
1916 Richard Harding Davis, journalist, dies at 52 on April - 11.
1917 On April - 11 first Battle of Bullecourt, France
1917 Babe Ruth beats NY Yanks, pitching 3-hit 10-3 win for Red Sox on April - 11.
1918 On April - 11 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 On this day in history the International Labour Organization is founded.
1919 On this day in history hugh Carey, (Gov-D-NY)
1920 Marlen Haushofer, writer on this day in history.
1921 On April - 11 iowa imposed first state cigarette tax
1921 Turkestan ASSR established in Russian SFSR on April - 11.
1921 On April - 11 iowa imposed 1st state cigarette tax
1921 On April - 11 jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (WI batsman pre/post-war)