What Happened on November 1, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald William Kerst, American Physicist who developed the betatron (device to accelerate electron beams), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Henri Troyat, French author and historian (d. 2007)
  • Sidney Wood Jr, American tennis player (Wimbledon 1931), born in Black Rock, Connecticut (d. 2009)