On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Wayne Gretzky scores 1,500th NHL point

Famous Birthdays

  • Marc-Andre Gragnani, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Tomethy Furse, British bassist (The Horrors)

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Gladwin, British actor (Nearest and Dearest, No Hard Feelings), dies at 81
  • [Wayne] Woody Hayes, football coach (Ohio State), dies at 74