Historical Events In 1911
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Oct 26 In the year 1911 mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands)
Oct 26 Phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series in the year 1911.
Oct 27 Leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront) on this day in history.
Oct 28 On this day in history bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game
Oct 29 In the year 1911 joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
Oct 29 On this day in history phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
Oct 30 In the year 1911 clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 On this day in history odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T in the year 1911.
Nov 03 In the year 1911 salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 On this day in history vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)
Nov 04 In the year 1911 charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
Nov 04 Jack Rose, screenwriter on this day in history.
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 In the year 1911 first transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes.
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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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' on this day in history.
Nov 15 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins in the year 1911.
Nov 17 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) in the year 1911.
Nov 18 In the year 1911 alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 In the year 1911 britain's 1st seaplane flies
Nov 18 Britain's first seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.