On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Alec Cairncross, chancellor (Glasgow U)
  • Ben Carter, American actor (Crash Dive, Dark Alibi, Maryland), born in Fairfield, Iowa (d. 1946)
  • Helen Hicks, American golfer (Western Open 1937, Titleholders Championship 1940), born in Cedarhurst, NY (d. 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Salomon Anselm von Rothschild, Austrian banker and member of the Rothschild banking family of Austria, dies at 66
1911 Highlights

About February 11, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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