# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1911 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31

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### 1911 Historical Event(s)

•  January 2, 1911 – A gun battle in the East End of London left two dead and sparked a political row over the involvement of then-Home Secretary Winston Churchill
•  January 30, 1911 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Pig in Chinese astrology.
•  April 6, 1911 – During the Battle of Deçiq, Dedë Gjon Luli Dedvukaj, leader of the Malësori Albanians, raises the Albanian flag in the town of Tuzi, Montenegro, for the first time after George Kastrioti (Skenderbeg).
•  May 9, 1911 – The works of Gabriele D'Annunzio placed by the Vatican in the Index of Forbidden Books.
•  September 1, 1911 – The armored cruiser Georgios Averof is commissioned into the Greek Navy. It now serves as a museum ship.
•  October 23, 1911 – First use of aircraft in war: An Italian pilot takes off from Libya to observe Turkish army lines during the Turco-Italian War.
•  October 24, 1911 – Orville Wright remains in the air 9 minutes and 45 seconds in a Wright Glider at Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina.
•  November 3, 1911 – Chevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T.
•  November 11, 1911 – Many cities in the Midwestern United States break their record highs and lows on the same day as a strong cold front rolls through.
•  December 24, 1911 – Lackawanna Cut-Off railway line opens in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

### Who Were Born On 1911?

•  January 1, 1911 – Roman Totenberg, Polish-born American violinist
•  January 7, 1911 – Butterfly McQueen, American actress (d. 1995)
•  January 18, 1911 – José María Arguedas, Peruvian novelist, poet, and anthropologist (d. 1969).
•  March 26, 1911 – Bernard Katz, German-born biophysicist, Nobel laureate (d. 2003)
•  March 31, 1911 – Elisabeth Grümmer, German soprano (d. 1986)
•  April 7, 1911 – Hervé Bazin, French writer (d. 1996)
•  May 10, 1911 – Bel Kaufman, American author
•  September 15, 1911 – Luther Terry, American Surgeon General (d. 1985)
•  September 23, 1911 – Frank Moss, United States Senator from Utah (d. 2003)
•  October 26, 1911 – Sorley MacLean, Scottish poet (d. 1996)