On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1961

Historical Events

  • Then NHL record 40 penalties, Black Hawks & Maple Leafs (20 each)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Watson, Canadian-Scottish rock guitarist, sitar and mandolin player (Big Country - "Wonderland"; "In A Big Country"), born in Timmons, Ontario
  • Elias Koteas, Canadian actor
  • Ken [Kenneth Sean Carson], American model & boyfriend of Barbie, born in El Segundo, California
  • Mike Percy, rocker (Dead or Alive-Spin Me Round)
1961 Highlights

About March 11, 1961

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces