On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmie Davis, American singer and songwriter ("You Are My Sunshine"), born in Quitman, Louisiana (d. 2000)
  • Nelly "Nell" Knoop, Dutch actress (Jenny; Driestuivers Opera), born in Batavia, Batavia, Dutch East Indies (d. 1971)
1899 Highlights

About September 11, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo