What Happened on July 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardUS Senior Golf Open

14th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus

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

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