On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ozzie Smith for Garry Templeton trade finally goes through

Famous Birthdays

  • Kate Mulleavy, US fashion designer (Rodarte), born in Pasadena, California
  • Neil Robertson, Australian snooker player (2010 world champion), born in Melbourne, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Eleanor Powell, American actress and tap dancer (Born to Dance, Born to Dance), dies of cancer at 69
  • Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76
  • Victor Jory, Canadian actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79