Today in History for 11th August 1988

Day of Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 4 of 4

- 225 at bats after #299, Met Gary Carter is 59th to hit 300th HR
- Al-Qaeda formed
- Charlotte Colisieum in Charlotte NC opens
- Meir Kahane renounced US citizenship to stay in Israeli Parliament

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 1 of 1

- Patrick Mills, Australian basketball player

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 3 of 3

- Anne Ramsey, actress (Throw Mama From Train), dies of cancer at 59
- Jean-Pierre Ponnele, opera director (Carmina Burana), dies at 56
- Pauline Lafont, daughter of Bernadette, dies in hiking accident at 25

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