On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sherman's troops destroy Rome, Georgia
  • Skirmish at Shoal Creek, AL

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Hermann Fried, German pacifist (Nobel 1911)
  • George Washington Crile, Chili Ohio, American Surgeon who conducted the first direct blood transfusion and studied the effects of surgical shock