On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1993

Historical Events

  • Mike Smith aboard Sky Beauty wins the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont to clinch thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies

US Senior Golf Open

US Senior Open Men's Golf, Cherry Hills CC: Jack Nicklaus wins by 1 stroke ahead of Tom Weiskopf for his second US Senior title

Famous Deaths

  • Deng Yingchao, high ranking communist China official, dies at 88
  • Denis Tomlinson, South African cricket leg-spinner, dies
  • Henri van Soede, sub commandant (WWII), dies at about 83
  • Kelly Ahrendt, 1st death by rabies in NY since 1954, dies
  • Mario Bauza, Cubans/US jazz musician, dies at 82
  • Sergey Vozovikov, cosmonaut, dies during underwater test at 34
1993 Highlights

About July 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer