On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1914

Historical Events

  • Australia invades New Britain, defeating a German contingent there.

Book releaseHistoric Publication

W. C. Handy "Father of the Blues" publishes his most famous composition "St Louis Blues"

Musician and Father of the Blues W. C. Handy
Musician and Father of the Blues
W. C. Handy

1914 Highlights

About September 11, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo