Historical Events In 1911
Monday, 17 May 2021
May 29 William Schwenck Gilbert, Engl writer (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 30 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH) in the year 1911.
May 30 In the year 1911 douglas Fowley, NYC, actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats)
May 31 In the year 1911 edward Adamson, art therapist/collector
May 31 R.M.S. Titanic launched on this day in history.
Jun 01 1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 01 Gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana) in the year 1911.
Jun 01 On this day in history the first US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ
Jun 02 On this day in history xia Hong, writer
Jun 03 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1 in the year 1911.
Jun 03 In the year 1911 ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons)
Jun 04 In the year 1911 austin Andrew Wright, sculptor
Jun 05 On this day in history arthur Vick, vice chancelor (Queens University, Belfast)
Jun 05 Red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)
Jun 07 On this day in history franz Reizenstein, composer
Jun 08 On this day in history belgium govt of Schollaert falls
Jun 08 In the year 1911 van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants)
Jun 09 In the year 1911 carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies
Jun 10 C P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's) on this day in history.
Jun 10 Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jun 11 Russ Hodges, Dayton Tn, sportscaster (Wednesday Night Fights) on this day in history.
Jun 11 Tigers trailing White Sox 13-1 come back to win 16-15 on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1911 milovan Djilas, Yugoslavia, writer/politician (New Class)
Jun 13 In the year 1911 albert Cleage, famous African
Jun 14 On this day in history johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70
Jun 15 Tabulating Computing Recording Corporation (IBM) is incorporated on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1911 a 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn.
Jun 17 On this day in history belgium govt of De Broqueville forms
Jun 17 In the year 1911 viktor P Nekrasov, Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada)
Jun 18 On this day in history franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer, dies at 76
Jun 20 On this day in history gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy)
Jun 20 NAACP incorporates (NY) on this day in history.
Jun 22 Guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen) in the year 1911.