Historical Events In 1911
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Aug 28 Jose Antonio Giron de Velasco, politician on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1911 ishi, considered the last Native American to make contact with European Americans, emerges from the wilderness of northeastern California.
Aug 31 On this day in history anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip"
Aug 31 Hilde Jarecki, educationist in the year 1911.
Sep 01 In the year 1911 komei Abe, composer
Sep 01 In the year 1911 m Fourny sets world aircraft distance record of 720 km
Sep 02 Eileen Way, actress (Les Miserables, Rainbow, Vikings, Assassin) on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1911 joao Chagas forms Portuguese govt
Sep 03 31st US Mens Tennis: Wm A Larned beats Maurice E McLoughlin (64 64 62) on this day in history.
Sep 04 Garros sets world altitude record of 4,250 m (13,944 ft) in the year 1911.
Sep 06 Bentley Bridgewater, British Museum secretary on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1911 todor C Zjivkov, Bulgaria partizan/premier/president
Sep 09 1st European airpost (Hendon to Windsor, England) in the year 1911.
Sep 09 In the year 1911 the first airmail service (British Post Office)
Sep 12 In the year 1911 boston's Cy Young vs Christy Mathewson of Giants, Giants win 9-0
Sep 13 Bill Monroe, Rosine Ky, country singer (Blue Moon of Kentucky) on this day in history.
Sep 15 Silas Hogan, blues singer/guitarist in the year 1911.
Sep 16 In the year 1911 edward Whymper, English mountaineer (Ascent of Matterhorn), dies
Sep 16 On this day in history wilfred Burchett, Australia, communist/writer (Catapult to Freedom)
Sep 17 In the year 1911 1st transcontinental airplane flight, NY-Pasadena in 82 hrs 4 min
Sep 17 First transcontinental airplane flight, NY-Pasadena in 82 hrs 4 min in the year 1911.
Sep 18 Britain's 1st twin-engine airplane (Short S.39) test flown in the year 1911.
Sep 18 Britain's first twin-engine airplane (Short S.39) test flown in the year 1911.
Sep 18 Russian Premier Peter Stolypin (1906-11), shot and murdered at the Kiev Opera House aged 49 in the year 1911.
Sep 19 In the year 1911 gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer
Sep 19 In the year 1911 red Tuesday-20,000 protest for universal rights
Sep 20 Frank Devol, Moundsville WV, orch leader (I'm Dickens He's Fenster) on this day in history.
Sep 20 Yanks set team record 12 errors in a double header in the year 1911.
Sep 21 On this day in history arab Pasha, "al-Misri" [Pasha Ahmad Arab), Egyptian minister, dies
Sep 22 On this day in history cy Young at 44, wins his 511th & final game
Sep 22 On this day in history cy Young beats Pitts 1-0 for his final career victory, number 511
Sep 23 Earl Ovington becomes 1st air mail pilot in the year 1911.
Sep 24 Konstantin Chernenko, USSR leader on this day in history.
Sep 25 French battleship Liberte explodes at Toulon Harbor, 285 killed on this day in history.