On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1911

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox Smokey Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0
  • Generals Henry Wilson/Auguste Dubail sign plan for British Expeditionary army in case of war with Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • William Dillard, American jazz trumpeter and Broadway singer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1995)
1911 Highlights

About July 20, 1911

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer