On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1926

Historical Events

  • Airship Norge leaves Spitsbergen for 1st air crossing of Arctic Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Harrison, CEO (Racal Electronics)
  • Frank Thring, Australian actor (El Cid, Ben-Hur), born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 1994)
1926 Highlights

About May 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus