What Happened on April 11, 1988

Historical Events

Academy Awards

60th Academy Awards: "The Last Emperor", Michael Douglas & Cher win

  • Royal Concert building in Amsterdam reopens

Famous Deaths

  • Jean "Jeff" Donnell, American actress (Gidget Goes to Rome, Hoedown, 9 Girls), dies at 66 of a heart attack

About April 11, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car - Billy Ocean
  • UK #1 Song: Heart - Pet Shop Boys