On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1905

Historical Events

  • James Blackstone, Seattle, bowls 299½-last pin breaks but stands
  • Pope Pius X publishes encyclical Vehementer nos

Famous Birthdays

  • Beb [Elizabeth] Vuyk, Dutch/Indonesian writer (Camp diary)

Famous Weddings

Thomas Mann

Novelist Thomas Mann (29) weds Katia Pringsheim (21) in Munich, Germany

1905 Highlights

About February 11, 1905

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius