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 This day in History - October 11
363 Historic Events for October 11
1987

200,000 gays march for civil rights in Washington

Event
1988

Morgan Farley, actor (Open Secret), dies of natural causes at 90

Death
1988

Wayland Flowers, ventriloquist (Madame), dies of AIDS at 48

Death
1988

Bonita Granville, actress (Lone Ranger, Hitler's Children), dies at 55

Death
1989

Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53

Death
1990

Douglas Edwards, WW II correspondent, dies of cancer at 73

Death
1990

Robert Tessier, actor (Nightwish, Future Force), dies at 56

Death
1990

Octavio Paz wins Nobel Prize for literature

Event
1990

Center for Urban archaeology opens in NYC South Street Seaport Museum

Event
1990

Oil hits a record $40.42 per barrel

Event
1990

"Miser" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 93 performances

Event
1991

Televangelist Jimmy Swaggart seen soliciting a prostitute

Event
1991

Anita Hill testifies Clarence Thomas sexually harrased her

Event
1991

Chip Beck ties PGA lowest 18 hole score of 59

Event
1992

Sarah Cannon, daughter of singer Amy Grant

Birth
1992

Theo Wolvencamp, painter (Cobra), dies

Death
1992

1st 3-way presidential debate (Bush-Clinton-Perot)

Event
1992

Willem RJ Wittkampf, journalist/writer (Liner, Cannon), dies

Death
1992

Toronto down 6-1 in 7th beats A's 7-6 in 11th in AL playoff

Event
1992

Deion Sanders, plays for Atlanta Falcons (NFL) and Braves (Baseball)

Event
1993

Norwegian Rushdie publisher William Nygaard injured in attack

Event
1993

US warship Harlan County anchors off Port-au-Prince Haiti

Event
1994

Maja Bulgakova, Ukranian actress (Krylja), dies in auto-accident at 62

Death
1994

Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66

Death
1994

Space shuttle STS-68 (Endeavour 7), lands

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