On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1881

Historical Events

  • David Houston patents roll film for cameras

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Kelsen, Austrian legal philosopher and political philosopher, born in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (d. 1973)
  • Stark Young, American writer (So Red the Rose), born in Como, Mississippi (d. 1963)
1881 Highlights

About October 11, 1881

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra