On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1911

Historical Events

  • Congress names San Francisco as Panama Canal opening celebration site

Famous Birthdays

  • A G Ogston, president (Trinity College-Oxford)
  • Christina Foyle, book seller
  • Eddie Byrne, British actor (Star Wars, Island of Terror), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1981)
1911 Highlights

About January 31, 1911

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius