What Happened on January 14, 1911

Historical Events

Historic Expedition

Roald Amundsen's South Pole expedition lands on the Ross Ice Shelf

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoly Rybakov, Russian writer, born in Chernihiv, Ukraine (d. 1998)
  • George Amadee Tremblay, Canadian pianist & composer, born in Ottawa, Canada (d. 1982)
  • Helmut Degen, German composer, born in Aglasterhausen, Germany (d. 1995)
1911 Highlights

About January 14, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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