On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1911

Historical Events

  • Edwin Boaler Alletson hits 189 in 90 mins Notts v Sussex

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie M G Schmidt, writer (Fam Doorsnee, Jip & Janneke)
  • Gardner Fox, American sci-fi author (Atom, Hawkman, Zatanna), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • E. M. Grace, English cricketer (one Test v Australia 1880, 36 & 0), dies at 69
1911 Highlights

About May 20, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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