On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Daisy Bates, American civil rights activist and publisher, born in Huttig, Union County Arkansas (d. 1999)
  • Hansje Toussaint [Hermina A Schenk], Dutch singer (Sing of the Cross), born in Den Helder, Netherlands (d. 1984)
  • Henry Wade, American lawyer (Dallas County District Attorney 1951-87), born in Rockwall County, Texas (d. 2001)
  • Howard Fast, American screenwriter (Rachel & the Stranger, Spartacus), born in NYC, New York
  • Perry Richardson Bass, American heir, investor and philanthropist, born in Wichita Falls, Texas (d. 2006)
1914 Highlights

About November 11, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio