On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1911

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Willis Carrier presents his influential "Rational Psychrometric Formulae" on air conditioning to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Engineer Willis Carrier
Willis Carrier

Famous Birthdays

  • Nino Rota [Giovanni Rota Rinaldi], Italian classical and film score composer (Il cappello di paglia di Firenze; The Godfather (I & II; 16 Fellini films), born in Milan, Italy (d. 1979)
1911 Highlights

About December 3, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius