On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Historic InventionModel T

Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T
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The 1910 Model T Ford
The 1910 Model T Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Kick Smit, Dutch soccer striker and manager (29 caps; HFC Haarlem), born in Bloemendaal, Netherlands (d. 1974)
  • Vladimir Ussachevsky, Manchurian-American composer (Creation), born in Hulun, Manchuria [now Hailar, Inner Mongolia, China] (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79