On This Day

June 11, 1993 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Film & TV


Film release premierFilm Release

"Jurassic Park", directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Sam Neill and Jeff Goldblum opens, sets box office weekend record of $502 million

  • "Scattergories" game show last airs on NBC-TV
  • "Scrabble," second run," TV Game Show; last airs on NBC-TV

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Bernard Bresslaw, English comedian (Carry On team), dies of a heart attack at 59
  • Ray Sharkey, actor (Wiseguy, No Mercy, Body Rock), dies of AIDs at 40