On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugo Enomiya-Lassalle, German Jesuit priest and Buddhism Zen teacher, born in Nieheim, Westphalia, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1990)
  • RenĂ© Clair, French film director (I Married a Witch, It Happened Tomorrow), born in Paris (d. 1981)
1898 Highlights

About November 11, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio