On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm 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