What Happened on April 11, 1908

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Karel Ančerl, Czechoslovak conductor (Prague/Toronto), born in Tučapy, Czech Republic (d. 1973)
  • Leo Rosten, American writer and humourist (Joys of Yiddish), born in Łódź, Russian Empire (d. 1997)
  • Masaru Ibuka, Japanese electronics industrialist (Sony Corp), born in Nikkō City, Japan (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Bird, English Chess player and author (b. 1829)