On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1911

Historical Events

  • Manuel d'Arriaga elected first president of Portugal

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Pablo [Michalis N. Raptis], Chilean-Greek writer and Trotskyist revolutionary (Fourth International), born in Alexandria, Egypt (d. 1996)
1911 Highlights

About August 24, 1911

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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