On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferdinand J Kranenburg, Dutch Secretary of Defense (soc dem)
  • Gunther Rennert, opera director and producer, born in Essen, Germany
  • Joe Fortenberry, American basketball forward (captain Olympic gold 1936), born in Leo, Texas (d. 1993)
1911 Highlights

About April 1, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries