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, and educator (Concerto Popolare), born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1968)
  • Silas Roy Crain, American singer, Founder of 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? 109 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini