What Happened on September 18, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Britain's 1st twin-engine airplane (Short S.39) test flown
  • Louis Napoleon Parker's "Disraeli" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Syd Howe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Russian Premier Peter Stolypin (1906-11), shot and murdered at the Kiev Opera House aged 49