On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1915

Historical Events

  • The British declare a blockade of all German ports

Famous Birthdays

  • J. C. R. Licklider, American computer scientist and Internet pioneer (d. 1990)
  • Karl Krolow, German poet and translator, born in Hannover (d. 1999)
  • Vijay Hazare, cricketer (prolific Indian batsman 1946-54)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Alexander Browne, Australian writer (Robbery Under Arms), dies at 88
1915 Highlights

About March 11, 1915

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces