On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1911

Historical Events

  • Britain's 1st twin-engine airplane (Short S.39) test flown

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Louis Napoleon Parker's "Disraeli" premieres in NYC

British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli
British Prime Minister
Benjamin Disraeli

Famous Birthdays

  • Syd Howe, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Stolypin, 3rd Prime Minister of Russia (1906-11), shot and murdered at the Kiev Opera House aged 49
1911 Highlights

About September 18, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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