On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1993

Historical Events

  • 43rd Berlin International Film Festival: "Woman Sesame Oil Maker" and "The Wedding Banquet" win the Golden Bear (tie)
  • Irina Privalova runs world record 60m indoor (6.92 secs)

Appointment of Interest

President Clinton selects Janet Reno to be first female US Attorney General


Famous Deaths

  • George A Stephen, inventor (Weber Kettle Grill), dies at 71
  • Joy Garrett, American actress (Jo Johnson-Days of Our Lives), dies of liver failure at 47
  • Oksana Kostina, Russian gymnast, dies in an auto accident
1993 Highlights

About February 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius