On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1909

Historical Events

  • Construction of US navy base begins at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
  • J M Synge's "Tinker's Wedding" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Ryan, American actor (Billy Budd, The Dirty Dozen, The Longest Day), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1973)
1909 Highlights

About November 11, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio