Historical Events In 1911
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
May 29 In the year 1911 william Schwenck Gilbert, Engl writer (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74
May 30 On this day in history 1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH)
May 30 On this day in history 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 in the year 1911.
Jun 01 1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1911 gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana)
Jun 01 The first US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history xia Hong, writer
Jun 03 "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Ellen Corby, Racine Wisc, actress (Grandma Walton-Waltons) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win
Jun 06 On this day in history nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)
Jun 07 In the year 1911 franz Reizenstein, composer
Jun 08 On this day in history belgium govt of Schollaert falls
Jun 08 Van Lingle Mungo, SC, pitcher (Dodgers, Giants) on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies
Jun 10 On this day in history c P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)
Jun 10 In the year 1911 queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam
Jun 11 Russ Hodges, Dayton Tn, sportscaster (Wednesday Night Fights) on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1911 tigers trailing White Sox 13-1 come back to win 16-15
Jun 12 In the year 1911 milovan Djilas, Yugoslavia, writer/politician (New Class)
Jun 13 On this day in history 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 A 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn in the year 1911.
Jun 17 In the year 1911 belgium govt of De Broqueville forms
Jun 17 Viktor P Nekrasov, Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jun 20 Gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy) in the year 1911.
Jun 20 NAACP incorporates (NY) in the year 1911.
Jun 22 Guus Jansen, jazz pianist (Net als Toen) on this day in history.