On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1911

Historical Events

  • Mexican President Porfirio Díaz flees the country during the Mexican Revolution

Event of interestEvent of Interest

RMS Titanic launched in Belfast

Captain of the Titanic Edward Smith
Captain of the Titanic
Edward Smith

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Adamson, British artist, 'father of art therapy' and collector, born in Sale, England (d. 1996)
1911 Highlights

About May 31, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini