On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Brooks Stevens, American automotive designer (1949 Hydra-Glide Harley; 1963 Jeep Wagoneer), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1995)
  • Franz Reizenstein, German-British pianist, composer (Concerto Popolare), and educator, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1968)
  • Silas Roy Crain, American gospel singer (founder of The Soul Stirrers Gospel Quartet), born in Augustine, Texas (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Rouvier, French statesman and Prime Minister of France (1905-06), dies at 69
1911 Highlights

About June 7, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini