This page lists news articles and events for the year 1911.
Events that happen on the specified date are listed under Events: entries. News articles that were published on the specified date are listed under News: entries. Events that only happened in fiction on the specified date are listed under Fiction: entries and are written in italics.
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- May 29:
- Event: British dramatist W.S. Gilbert dies of a heart attack while trying to help a young woman swimming in the lake at his country house.
- August 1:
- Event: Writer Harriet Quimby takes a pilot's test and becomes the first woman to recieve a pilot's license from the Aero Club of America.