On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • NY Giant Roger Bresnahan becomes 1st catcher to wear shin guards

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivor Spencer-Thomas, English farmer, entrepreneur and inventor, born in Llanymynech, Powys (d. 2001)
  • Paul Douglas, American actor (Adventure Theater, Clash by Night), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1959)