On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bill Gates buys Leonardo da Vinci's "Codex" for $30,800,000

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates
Microsoft Founder
Bill Gates
  • Progress M-25 launched to space station Mir

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth Lefanu Maconchy, Engl composer (My Dark Heart), dies at 87
  • Ernest Clark, British actor (Ghandi, The Dam Busters, Doctor in the House), dies at 82
  • Frances Tustin, English child psychologist, dies at 81
  • John A. Volpe, 61st and 63rd Governor of Massachusetts, 2nd United States Secretary of Transportation (b. 1908)
  • Pedro Zamora, aIDS Activist, dies at 22