On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1911

Historical Events

  • Harry James Smith's "Mrs Bumsted-Leigh" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Woodruff, English surgeon and scientist (organ transplantation), born in Mill Hill, London (d. 2001)
  • Stanislawa Walasiewicz [Stella Walsh], Polish-American athlete (Olympic gold 100m 1932), born in Wierzchownia, Poland (d. 1980)
  • W. R. Lee, English language teacher and internationalist, born in Hillingdon, Middlesex (d. 1996)
  • Watkins Shaw, British musicologist, born in Bradford, Yorkshire (d. 1996)
1911 Highlights

About April 3, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries