On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1989

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st playoff goal scored by a goalie, Ron Hextall of Philadelphia

NHL Goalie Ron Hextall
NHL Goalie
Ron Hextall
  • Flyers, scores short-handed into an empty net beating Caps 8-5

Famous Deaths

  • Henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68
1989 Highlights

About April 11, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries