On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1996

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

AgreementTreaty of Interest

haiti becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty

President of Haiti René Préval
President of Haiti
René Préval
  • Space Shuttle STS 72 (Endeavour 10), launches into space

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Hebborn, artist/faker, dies at 61
  • Harold Walter Bailey, British philologist, dies at 96
  • Hubert Nicholson, poet/novelist, dies at 87
  • Ike Isaacs, Burnese-born jazz guitarist, dies at 76