What Happened on April 11, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Illya Darling" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 320 performances
  • Harlem (NYC) voters defy Congress & reelect Adam Clayton Powell Jr

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tom Stoppard's "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead" premieres

Playwright Tom Stoppard
Tom Stoppard

Famous Birthdays

  • Lachlan Dreher, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympic silver 1992, 96)
  • Mark Seay, NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Stefan Johnstown, Norwegian speed walker (world record 20 km)
  • Wendel Suckow, Marquette Mich, luger (Olympics 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Sangster, Jamaican prime-minister (b. 1911)