What Happened on April 11, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Yankees score 12 runs in 7th inning vs KC Royals
  • Zoja Ivanova wins 2nd female World Cup marathon (2:30:39)

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Joss Stone, English singer-songwriter (The Soul Sessions), born in Dover, Kent

Singer Joss Stone
Joss Stone

Famous Deaths

  • Erskine Caldwell, novelist (Tobacco Road), dies at 83
  • Kent Taylor, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders), dies at 79
  • Primo Levi, Italy, chemist/writer (Survival in Auschwitz), dies at 67