What Happened on May 23, 1911

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Public Library building at 5th Avenue dedicated by President Taft

27th US President William Howard Taft
27th US President
William Howard Taft

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Betty Nuthall, English tennis player (1930 U.S. Open champion), born in Surbiton, England (d. 1983)

Tennis Player Betty Nuthall
Tennis Player
Betty Nuthall
  • Boris Kremenliev, composer
  • Melvin M Payne, president (National Geographic Society)