On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Golombek, British chess grandmaster and author (3-time British champion), born in London, England (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Dutch chemist & physicist (Nobel 1901), dies at 58
1911 Highlights

About March 1, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces