Historical Events In 1911
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Oct 26 In the year 1911 mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, gospel singer (Whole World in his Hands)
Oct 26 On this day in history phila A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series
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 in the year 1911.
Oct 29 Joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC in the year 1911.
Oct 29 On this day in history phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
Oct 30 On this day in history clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators
Nov 01 On this day in history introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 On this day in history odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979)
Nov 03 In the year 1911 chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T.
Nov 03 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1911 jack Rose, screenwriter
Nov 05 In the year 1911 calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing first transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)
Nov 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 In the year 1911 francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 In the year 1911 walter Shlomo Gross, journalist
Nov 09 On this day in history edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 Andrew Carnegie forms Carnegie Corp (for scholarly & charitable works) on this day in history.
Nov 10 Harry Andrews, Kent England, actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha) in the year 1911.
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 In the year 1911 patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
Nov 12 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) in the year 1911.
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1911 proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 In the year 1911 charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.