On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1906

Historical Events

  • San Francisco Board of Education orders segregation in separate schools of Japanese, Chinese, and Korean children sparking diplomatic crisis
  • White Sox Ed Walsh strikes out then record 12 in a World Series game

Famous Birthdays

  • Dutch Clark, American NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit), born in Fowler, Colorado (d. 1978)
  • Katherine Emery, American actress (Maze, Isle of the Dead), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 1980)
1906 Highlights

About October 11, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra