What Happened on January 11, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Karcher, founded the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain (b. 1917)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sir Edmund Hillary, New Zealand mountaineer/1st to climb Mt Everest in 1953, dies from a heart attack at 88

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary