On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1986

Historical Events

  • Houston's Astro Mike Scott (18-10) wins NL Cy Young Award
  • Suriname government proclaims gold purification

Famous Birthdays

  • Fran├žois Trinh-Duc, French rugby player, born in Montpellier, France
  • Jon Batiste, American jazz pianist, bandleader (Stay Human; The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), and composer (Soul), born in Metairie, Louisiana,
  • Victor Cruz, American football wide receiver (New York Giants), born in Paterson, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Roger C.Carmel, American actor (Mudd-Star Trek, Mothers-in-Law), dies at 54
1986 Highlights

About November 11, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio