On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1988

Historical Events

  • Oldest known insect fossils (390 million yrs) reported in Science

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandra Kyle, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • William Ifor Jones, Welsh organist and conductor, dies at 88
1988 Highlights

About November 11, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 33 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio