1911

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1911 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1911
MCMXI
Ab urbe condita 2664
Armenian calendar 1360
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Assyrian calendar 6661
Bahá'í calendar 67–68
Balinese saka calendar 1832–1833
Bengali calendar 1318
Berber calendar 2861
British Regnal year 1  Geo. 5   2  Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2455
Burmese calendar 1273
Byzantine calendar 7419–7420
Chinese calendar 庚戌(Metal  Dog)
4607 or 4547
     to 
辛亥年 (Metal  Pig)
4608 or 4548
Coptic calendar 1627–1628
Discordian calendar 3077
Ethiopian calendar 1903–1904
Hebrew calendar 5671–5672
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 - Vikram Samvat 1967–1968
 - Shaka Samvat 1832–1833
 - Kali Yuga 5011–5012
Holocene calendar 11911
Igbo calendar 911–912
Iranian calendar 1289–1290
Islamic calendar 1329–1330
Japanese calendar Meiji 44
(明治44年)
Javanese calendar 1840–1841
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4244
Minguo calendar 1 before ROC
民前1年
Nanakshahi calendar 443
Thai solar calendar 2453–2454
Tibetan calendar 阳金狗年
(male Iron-Dog)
2037 or 1656 or 884
     to 
阴金猪年
(female Iron-Pig)
2038 or 1657 or 885

1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1911th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 911th year of the 2nd millennium, the 11th year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1910s decade. As of the start of 1911, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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A highlight in European history was the race for the South Pole.

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Sketch by Marguerite Martyn of 1911 women's fashion styles
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January 3: Siege of Sidney Street

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

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July 24: Machu Picchu rediscovered

August

September

October

November

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December 14: Roald Amundsen reaches the South Pole
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Franz Marc, Blaues Pferd I, 1911

December

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Births

January

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Zenkō Suzuki
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Eduardo Frei Montalva
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Bruno Kreisky
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Polykarp Kusch

February

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Ronald Reagan
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Elizabeth Bishop
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Merle Oberon

March

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Jean Harlow
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Gustavo Díaz Ordaz
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Tennessee Williams

April

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Hedi Amara Nouira
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Melvin Calvin
Jozef Cyrankiewicz Cyrankiewicz.jpg
Józef Cyrankiewicz

May

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Maureen O'Sullivan
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Vincent Price
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Maurice Allais

June

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Luis Walter Alvarez
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Princess Cecilie
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Bernard Herrmann
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Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld
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Czesław Miłosz

July

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Georges Pompidou
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Gian Carlo Menotti
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John Archibald Wheeler
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Ginger Rogers
Yang Jiang Yang Jiang 1941.jpg
Yang Jiang
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Henriette Bie Lorentzen
Marshall McLuhan Marshall McLuhan.jpg
Marshall McLuhan
Jose Maria Lemus Jose Maria Lemus.jpg
José María Lemus

August

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Lucille Ball
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Cantinflas
Mikhail Botvinnik Mikhail Botvinnik 1962.jpg
Mikhail Botvinnik

September

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Todor Zhivkov
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John Gorton
Konstantin Chernenko Konstantin Chernenko (retouched).jpg
Konstantin Chernenko

October

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Joe Rosenthal
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Ashok Kumar
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Lê Đức Thọ

November

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Henri Troyat
Odysseas Elytis Odysseas Elytis 1974.jpg
Odysseas Elytis
Roy Rogers Roy Rogers in The Carson City Kid.jpg
Roy Rogers

December

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Broderick Crawford
Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz in 1980s.jpg
Naguib Mahfouz
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Boun Oum
Niels Kaj Jerne Niels Kaj Jerne 1950 crop.jpg
Niels Kaj Jerne

Deaths

January

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Marcelina Darowska
Francis Galton Francis Galton 1850s.jpg
Francis Galton

February

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Giuditta Vannini
Alice Morse Earle Alice Morse 1873.jpg
Alice Morse Earle

March

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Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
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Dragan Tsankov

April

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Georg, Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe

May

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Gustav Mahler
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Dezső Bánffy

June

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Maurice Rouvier

July

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George Johnstone Stoney
Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg Stieler Alexandra Iosifovna.jpg
Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg

August

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Konrad Duden
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Mahbub Ali Khan

September

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Pyotr Stolypin

October

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Carolina Beatriz Ângelo
Antonio Borrero Antonio Borrero2.jpg
Antonio Borrero
Jose Lopez Dominguez Jose-Lopez-Dominguez-1897.jpg
José López Domínguez

November

Christian Lundeberg Christian Lundeberg.jpg
Christian Lundeberg
Ramon Caceres Ramon Caceres.jpg
Ramón Cáceres
Nikola Hristic Nikola Hristic cropped.jpg
Nikola Hristić

December

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Vassily Maximov
Emilio Estrada Carmona Emilio Estrada Carmona.jpg
Emilio Estrada Carmona

Nobel Prizes

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1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1903rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 903rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 3rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1900s decade. As of the start of 1903, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1910th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 910th year of the 2nd millennium, the 10th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1910s decade. As of the start of 1910, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1940th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 940th year of the 2nd millennium, the 40th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1940s decade.

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