What Happened on September 29, 1911

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Gun magazine of French battleship Liberte explode
  • Italy declares war on Turkey, starting the Italo-Turkish War
  • Yanks steal 15 bases & get 13 walks, beating Browns 16-12; with a major-league record 6 stolen bases in 1 inning

Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald Victor Jones, CH, FRS natural philosopher