What Happened on October 11, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Arvo Hannikainen, Finnish composer, born in Jyväskylä, Finland (d. 1942)
  • George Preston Marshall, American businessman and NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), born in Grafton, West Virginia (d.
  • Nathan F Twining, USAF general (Neither Liberty nor Safety)
  • Russell Collins, New Orleans LA

Famous Deaths

  • Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35