What Happened on October 1, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • United Dutch Diamond workers get 8-hr day

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward P Boland, (Rep-D-MA, 1953- )
  • Irwin Kostal, orchestra leader (Garry Moore Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Richard Torriani, Switzerland, took Olympic oath (1948)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Dilthey, Germ philosopher (Das Leben Schleiermans), dies at 77