On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • (Jonathon) "Jo" Jones, American jazz drummer, and percussionist (Count Basie), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1985)
  • Vaughn Monroe, American singer/orchestra leader (Vaughn Monroe Show), born in Akron, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • John Hughlings Jackson, English neurologist (b. 1835)
1911 Highlights

About October 7, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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