What Happened on March 3, 1911

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Siciliani, Italian opera impresario (La Scala; San Carlo; Le Fenice), and composer (Fragments From the Canticle of Canticles), born in Perugia, Italy (d. 1996)
  • Hugues Lapointe, Canadian politician and Lieutenant governor of Quebec (d. 1982)

Jean HarlowJean Harlow (1911-1937)

American actress and 1930s' sex goddess (Dinner at 8; Bombshell), born in Kansas City, Missouri


1911 Highlights

About March 3, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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