On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Karsten Solheim, Norwegian-born American golf entrepreneur (d. 2000)
  • Luther Terry, 9th Surgeon General of the United States (1961-65) warned against smoking, born in Red Level, Alabama (d. 1985)
  • Silas Hogan, blues singer/guitarist
1911 Highlights

About September 15, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo