On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1911

Historical Events

  • 1st US federal cemetery with Union & Confederate graves opens, Missouri

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Siciliani, opera composer
  • Hugues Lapointe, Canadian politician and Lieutenant governor of Quebec (d. 1982)

Person of interestJean Harlow

Jean Harlow [Harlean Carpentier], American actress and 1930s' sex goddess (Dinner at 8, Bombshell), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1937)

Actress Jean Harlow
Jean Harlow

1911 Highlights

About March 3, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces