On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1996

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Braves starting pitcher John Smoltz wins NL Cy Young Award; Pat Hentgen of the Toronto Blue Jays claims AL Award

Famous Deaths

  • Jo Baker, American blues-rock vocalist (Elvin Bishop), dies of liver disease at 48
1996 Highlights

About November 11, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio