On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 39th CMT Music Awards: Keith Urban, Gretchen Wilson & Kenny Chesney wins

Famous Deaths

  • André François, Hungarian-French cartoonist, dies at 89
  • Lucien Laurent, French footballer (scored the first ever FIFA World Cup goal), dies at 97
  • Maurice R. Hilleman, American microbiologist who developed over 36 vaccines including measles, mumps, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, chickenpox, meningitis, pneumonia, dies at 85