On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The Jewish Colonization Association is established by Baron Maurice de Hirsch.

Famous Birthdays

  • Noel Gallon, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1966)
  • William Thomas Walsh, American author (Isabella of Spain), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 1949)

Famous Deaths

  • Antero Tarquínio de Quental, Portuguese poet (Beatrice), dies at 49