On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1911

Historical Events

  • 1st old-age home opened in Prescott, Arizona
  • Great fire destroys downtown Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dooley Briscoe, South African cricketer & soldier (batted in 2 Tests for South Africa 30's), born in Johannesburg (d. 1941)

Person of interestRonald Reagan

Ronald Reagan, 40th US President (Republican: 1981-89) and actor (Bedtime for Bonzo), born in Tampico, Illinois (d. 2004)

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

1911 Highlights

About February 6, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius