What Happened on May 11, 1891

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

The Otsu Scandal: While visiting Japan, Prince Nicholas (later Tsar Nicholas II) survives an assassination attempt


Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Morgenthau Jr, US Secretary of Treasury (1934-45)

Famous Deaths

  • A. E. Becquerel, French physicist (b. 1820)