On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Parandowski, Polish writer and translator, born in Lwów, Austria-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine) (d. 19780
  • William Grant Still, American composer ("Afro-American" Symphony), born in Woodville, Mississippi (d. 1978)
1895 Highlights

About May 11, 1895

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus