Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Title reads: "This Day - March 11th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Mar 1930 - Stanley Baldwin unveils statue of Suffragette leader Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst. VS of suffragettes fighting for rights to Vote. Parades, arrests, etc.
Mar 1926 - Ballerina Anna Pavlova in South Africa. Traditional dancing in Johannesburg.
Mar 1933 - Dublin. Eamon De Valera becomes President of the Irish Free State.
Mar 1925 - Inauguration of American President Calvin Coolidge.
Mar 1929 - Herbert Hoover takes over as President.
Mar 1935 - Rioting in the streets of Athens. King George II of Greece is restored to throne.
He returns on a ship and is greeted by large crowds.
Mar 1946 - Aga Khan is weighed in diamonds. The Begum Aga Khan looks on.
Mar 1923 - Stands at Wembley Stadium are tested with heavy sandbags.
Mar 1933 - New traffic lights are opened in London.
Mar 1929 - Spike Hardy performs stunts in a plane over Hollywood, USA.
Mar 1932 - The German Dornier DoX 3 flying boat is shown to cameras.
Mar 1922 - Ocean Liner Mauritania is switched to burning oil. VS of her on voyage.
Mar 1946 - Ship Royal Eagle being repainted out of wartime grey.
Mar 1929 - German fleet being salvaged and refloated at Scapa Flow.
Mar 1938 - Austria as German troops arrive - lots of Swastikas and marching troops. VS of Adolf Hitler arriving in Austria.
Mar 1945 - Allies near Rhine during WWII. US 9th Army and British 2nd Army link. Rockets fired from launcher. American troops cross the Remagen bridge in Germany.
Compilation of material from the Pathe Library - Paperwork gives details of sources. Made in 1956.