On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1904

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Person of interestSalvador 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? 116 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus