On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1993

Historical Events

Film Release

"Jurassic Park", directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Sam Neill and Jeff Goldblum opens, sets box office weekend record of $502 million

  • "Scattergories" game show last airs on NBC-TV
  • "Scrabble," second run," TV Game Show; last airs on NBC-TV

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Bresslaw, English comedian (Carry On team), dies of a heart attack at 59
  • Muriel C. Bradbrook, English writer (Rise of Common Player), dies at 84
  • Ray Sharkey, actor (Wiseguy, No Mercy, Body Rock), dies of AIDs at 40
1993 Highlights

About June 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini