On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1911

Historical Events

  • Gun magazine of French battleship Liberte explode

Declaration of WarItalo-Turkish War

Italy declares war on Turkey, starting the Italo-Turkish War

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Italian airships bomb Turkish positions. The Italo-Turkish War was the first conflict to feature aerial bombardment.
Italian airships bomb Turkish positions. The Italo-Turkish War was the first conflict to feature aerial bombardment.
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Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald Victor Jones, CH, FRS natural philosopher
1911 Highlights

About September 29, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra