On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1904

Historical Events

Historic Event

Andrew Carnegie donates $1.5M to build a peace palace

Industrialist and Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie
Industrialist and Philanthropist
Andrew Carnegie

Famous Birthdays

  • Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio-announcer

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali, Spanish surrealist artist (Crucifixion), born in Figueres, Spain (d. 1989)

Painter Salvador Dali
Painter
Salvador Dali

1904 Highlights

About May 11, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus