April 11, 1993 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 450 prisoners riot at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio, and continue for ten days, citing grievances about prison conditions and the forced vaccination of Nation of Islam prisoners (for tuberculosis)
  • Kirsan Ilumzjinov installed as president of Kalmukkie

Deaths in History

  • Mohammed el-Himi, brigade-general of Egyptian police, murdered
  • Rachmon Nabiyev, President of Tadzjikistan (1973..92), dies at 63