On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1919

Historical Events

  • Friedrich Ebert (SPD) elected president of Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Gabor, Hungarian-born American actress, comedian, singer and socialite (Green Acres, Gigi), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1995)
  • Gretchen Fraser, slalom skier (Olympic gold 1948), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Israel Baker, American concert and session violinist (NBC Symphony; Paramount Studios Orchestra), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2011)
1919 Highlights

About February 11, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius