On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1919

Historical Events

  • General strike in Germany crushed

Famous Birthdays

  • Mercer Ellington, son of Duke Ellington, American composer & bandleader, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Harald Frykl√∂f, Swedish composer, dies at 36
1919 Highlights

About March 11, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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