On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Lamb, Irish jazz trombonist, composer, and conductor, born in Cork, Irish Free State
  • Larry Merchant, American boxing author and analyst (International Boxing Hall of Fame; HBO, Showtime), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Algernon Parsons, British inventor (steam turbine), dies at 76
1931 Highlights

About February 11, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius