On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1911

Historical Events

  • Mongolia gains independence from the Qing dynasty
  • Proclamation restores "Dei Gratia" from Canada's coins
  • San Francisco Symphony forms

Election of Interest

Sun Yat-sen elected 1st President of the Republic of China

Father of Modern China Sun Yat-sen
Father of Modern China
Sun Yat-sen

1911 Highlights

About December 29, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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