On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1911

Historical Events

  • NY Highlanders get 13 walk & steal 15 bases (including then record 6 in one inning), beating Browns 18-12; each team committed 6 errors

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellsworth Vines, American tennis player (US Open 1931-32; Wimbledon 1932), golfer (3 PGA Tour titles), born in Los Angeles, CA (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Pincoffs, Dutch businessman and politician (1st-Chamber), dies
1911 Highlights

About September 28, 1911

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra