On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardNBA All-Star Game

46th NBA All-Star Game, Alamodome, San Antonio, TX: East beats West, 129-118; MVP: Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls, F

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniil Medvedev, Russian tennis player (US Open runner-up 2019), born in Moscow, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • Amelia Rosselli, Italian poet, commits suicide at 65
  • Bob Shaw, Irish sci-fi writer, dies of cancer at 64
  • Cyril Poole, English cricketer (Notts 1946-62, England 1951-52 in 3 Tests), dies at 74
  • Kebby Musokotwane, prime minister of Zambia in (1985-89), dies
  • Phil Regan, American actor (Las Vegas Night, Dames, Housewife), dies at 88