Historical Events In 1911
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Oct 26 Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands) on this day in history.
Oct 26 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series in the year 1911.
Oct 27 On this day in history leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game on this day in history.
Oct 29 Joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC on this day in history.
Oct 29 Phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader in the year 1911.
Oct 30 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators in the year 1911.
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) on this day in history.
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T in the year 1911.
Nov 03 On this day in history salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 On this day in history vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)
Nov 04 On this day in history charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
Nov 04 Jack Rose, screenwriter in the year 1911.
Nov 05 On this day in history calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)
Nov 05 First transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show) in the year 1911.
Nov 06 On this day in history francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist in the year 1911.
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1911.
Nov 10 In the year 1911 andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works)
Nov 10 Harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1911 many cities in the U.S. Midwest broke their record highs and lows on the same day as a strong cold front rolls through. (see The 11/11/11 cold wave).
Nov 11 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny) on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1911 luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates)
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' in the year 1911.
Nov 15 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies in the year 1911.
Nov 18 On this day in history britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.