On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1895

Historical Events

  • Bechuanaland becomes part of Cape Colony

Famous Birthdays

  • Beulah Ecton Woodard, African-American sculptor, born in Frankfort, Ohio (d. 1955)
  • Jakov Gotovac, Croatian composer, born in Split, Austria-Hungary (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Tausch, German composer, dies at 68
1895 Highlights

About November 11, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio