What Happened on August 31, 1911

Historical Events

  • Anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip"
  • The "Sullivan Act" requiring New Yorkers to possess licences for firearms small enough to be concealed comes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Hilde Jarecki, German-English educationist (The Kindertransport, Playgroups) (d. 1995)
1911 Highlights

About August 31, 1911

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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