On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1911

Historical Events

  • Joao Chagas forms Portuguese government

Famous Birthdays

  • Eileen Way, British actress (Les Miserables, Rainbow, Vikings, Assassin), born in Surrey, England (d. 1994)
  • RenĂ© Amengual, Chilean pianist, composer and educator, born in Santiago, Chile (d. 1954)
  • Romare Bearden, African American painter (d. 1988)
1911 Highlights

About September 2, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo