What Happened on January 11, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Grand Tour" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 61 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Darren Lynn Bousman, American film director
  • Siti Nurhaliza, Malaysian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Soo, actor (Nick Yemana-Barney Miller, Green Berets), dies at 63