On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1998

Historical Events

  • Compaq Computer pays $9 billion for Digital Equipment Corporation in the largest high-tech acquisition.

Famous Deaths

  • Catherine Cookson, English novelist (Bannaman Legacy), dies at 91
1998 Highlights

About June 11, 1998

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 22 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini