On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1931

Historical Events

  • NY Giants beat Phillies 23-8

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Klein, politician
  • Herman de Vries, Dutch sculptor
  • Tab Hunter [Arthur Andrew Kelm], American actor (The Girl He Left Behind; Lust In The Dust) and singer (Young Love), born in NYC, New York (d. 2018)
  • Thurston Harris, American R&B and pop vocalist (The Sharps - "Little Bitty Pretty One"), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1990)
  • Tullio Regge, Italian physicist

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Louis Forain, French impressionist etcher and lithographer, dies at 78
1931 Highlights

About July 11, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer