What Happened in 1911

Significant Events

  • Jul 24 American explorer Hiram Bingham discovers Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas
  • Aug 21 "Mona Lisa" stolen from the Louvre by Vincenzo Perugia (Recovered in 1913)
  • Dec 14 Norwegian Roald Amundsen's expedition is the 1st to each the South Pole
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World Leaders in 1911

Famous People in 1911

Would You Believe?

Ishi, considered the last Native American to make contact with European Americans, emerges from the wilderness of northeastern California.

On August 29, 1911

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