Historical Events In 1911
Thursday, 27 June 2019
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 In the year 1911 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 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 Clark Griffith is named manager of Wash Senators on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1911 introduction of compulsory military training
Nov 02 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet (Nobel 1979) in the year 1911.
Nov 03 Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1911 salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
Nov 03 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation) in the year 1911.
Nov 04 Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history italy attacks Turkey, takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 On this day in history italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli & Cyrenaica
Nov 05 Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show) in the year 1911.
Nov 06 In the year 1911 francisco Madeiro inaugurated President of Mexico
Nov 07 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1911 patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
Nov 12 Luc Estang, [Lucien Bastard], French writer (Stigmates) on this day in history.
Nov 12 The birth of Rev. Chad Varah, Founder of the 'Samaritans' on this day in history.
Nov 15 On this day in history proclamation sets designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Nov 17 On this day in history charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
Nov 18 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
Nov 18 Britain's 1st seaplane flies on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history britain's first seaplane flies
Nov 19 In the year 1911 nY receives 1st Marconi wireless transmission from Italy