On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eddie Collins is released as White Sox manager

Baseball Legend Eddie Collins
Baseball Legend
Eddie Collins
  • U.S. Route 66 is established.

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Owen Sound, Ontario (d. 1998)
  • Maria Teresa de Filippis, Italian racing car driver (first woman to complete in Formula One), born in Naples (d. 2016)
  • Richard "Dick" Tufeld, American voice actor (Lost in Space), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)