On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st airplane bombing experiments with explosives, San Francisco
  • Dutch Scouts Organization established in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Butterfly McQueen [Thelma], American actress (Gone With the Wind, Flame of Barbary Coast), born in Tampa, Florida (d. 1995)
  • Merv Waite, cricketer (S Australian all-rounder)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Mary Pickford (19) weds actor Owen Moore (25)

Actress Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford