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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1911.
The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1911: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1911?


Events

  • 02 Apr 1911 The Australian Bureau of Statistics conducts the country's first national census.
  • 04 Apr 1911 Hugh Chalmers, automaker, suggests idea of baseball Most Valuable Player.
  • 05 Apr 1911 Waldorf W Aster acquires the Daily Observer.
  • 06 Apr 1911 During the Battle of Deciq, Dede Gjon Luli Dedvukaj, leader of the Malesori Albanians, raises the Albanian flag in the town of Tuzi, Montenegro, for the first time after Gjergj Kastrioti (Skenderbeg).
  • 08 Apr 1911 Dutch physicist Heike Kamerlingh Onnes discovers superconductivity.
  • 13 Apr 1911 Polo Grounds grandstand and left field bleachers go up in flames.
  • 15 Apr 1911 Walter Johnson pitches a record tying four strike outs in an inning.
  • 19 Apr 1911 15th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Massachusetts in 2:21:39.6.
  • 27 Apr 1911 Following the resignation and death of William P. Frye, a compromise is reached to rotate the office of President pro tempore of the United States Senate.
  • 30 Apr 1911 Portugal approves woman suffrage.

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1911?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Addio (Good-Bye)
  2. - I'm So Tired of Livin', I Don't Care When I Die
  3. - Cheer Up, My Honey
  4. - Grizzly Bear
  5. - I Love the Name of Mary

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Citizen Kane

Citizen Kane

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead

Country: United States of America

Yojimbo

Yojimbo

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yôko Tsukasa

Country: United States of America

Amélie

Amélie

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta

Country: United States of America

Brown of Harvard

Brown of Harvard

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: William Haines, Jack Pickford, Mary Brian, Francis X. Bushman Jr.

Country: United States of America

The Sacrifice

The Sacrifice

Directed by: Andrei Tarkovsky

Starring: Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, Allan Edwall, Guðrún Gísladóttir