Historical Events In 1911
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
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 on this day in history.
Oct 27 On this day in history leif Erickson, Calif, actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront)
Oct 28 In the year 1911 bill Dobbie of Calgary Tigers kicks 10 singles in a game
Oct 29 Joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1911 phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
Oct 30 On this day in history 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 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 Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma in the year 1911.
Nov 04 On this day in history jack Rose, screenwriter
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 Italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica in the year 1911.
Nov 05 Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica in the year 1911.
Nov 05 In the year 1911 roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
Nov 06 In the year 1911 francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist in the year 1911.
Nov 09 In the year 1911 edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
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 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 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 In the year 1911 the birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans'
Nov 15 Proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins in the year 1911.
Nov 17 In the year 1911 charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
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 Britain's first seaplane flies in the year 1911.
Nov 19 In the year 1911 nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy