On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South African Boers declare war on Great Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Ochse, South African cricketer (no relation to A E South African fast bowler), born in Graaff-Reinet, Cape Province (d. 1949)
  • Eddie Dyer, American baseball player, born in Morgan City, Louisiana (d. 1964)