January 11, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Test debut of Phil Simmons, WI v India, Madras

Birthdays in History

  • Alexandria L'Esperance, quintuplet
  • Danielle L'Esperance, quintuplet
  • Erica L'Esperance, quintuplet
  • Raymond L'Esperance, quintuplet
  • Veronica L'Esperance, quintuplet

Deaths in History

  • Florence Knapp, American, one-time oldest person in the world (b. 1873)
  • Gregory (Pappy) Boyington, ace WW II pilot, dies at 75 of cancer
  • Isidor Isaac Rabi, nuclear physicist (Nobel Prize-1944), dies at 89