Historical Events In 1911
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Oct 26 On this day in history 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) in the year 1911.
Oct 28 Bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game in the year 1911.
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 In the year 1911 clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators
Nov 01 Introduction of compulsory military training in the year 1911.
Nov 02 In the year 1911 odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 In the year 1911 vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)
Nov 04 Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma on this day in history.
Nov 04 Jack Rose, screenwriter in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17) in the year 1911.
Nov 05 First transcontinental airplane flight arrives at Pasadena, CA from New York. The flight lasted a whopping 82 hours, 4 minutes in the year 1911.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 In the year 1911 italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
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 on this day in history.
Nov 09 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1911.
Nov 10 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) in the year 1911.
Nov 10 On this day in history harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha)
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 On this day in history patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
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 on this day in history.
Nov 17 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) on this day in history.
Nov 18 Alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies on this day in history.
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies in the year 1911.
Nov 18 In the year 1911 britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 NY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy in the year 1911.