Pop Culture Madness!

October 11th History

Click for the October Date

October 11th In Pop Culture History

1138 (Earthquake) Aleppo, Syria

1811 -The Juliana, began operation as the first steam-powered ferry service between New York City, New York, and Hoboken, New Jersey.

1852 - The University of Sydney, Australia's oldest university, opened.

1890 The Daughters of the American Revolution were founded, in Washington, DC.

1958 - NASA launched the lunar probe Pioneer 1.

1962 - Pope John XXIII convenes the Second Vatican Council, changing several rules, including saying The mass in the local languages and having the celebrant (priest) face the congregation.

1973 - Charles Hickson and Calvin Parker were abducted by aliens in Mississippi, and they told authorities.

1975 - #1 Hit October 11, 1975 - October 31, 1975: Neil Sedaka - Bad Blood

1984 - Aastronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan became the first American woman to perform a space walk, on the Space Shuttle Challenger.

October 11, 1985 (fiction) A Comedian died in New York, Watchmen, DC Comics

1986 - #1 Hit October 11, 1986 - October 24, 1986: Janet Jackson - When I Think of You

October 11, 19** Birthday (fictional) Hallie Parker and Annie James, The Parent Trap, Film

1997 - #1 Hit October 11, 1997 - January 16, 1998: Elton John - Candle in the Wind '97

2006 - 30 Rock premiered on NBC

October 11th Celebrity Birthdays

Now You Know...

Martha Maclsaac (1984)
MC Lyte (1971)
Matt Bomer (1977)
Art Blakey (1919)
Luke Perry (1965)
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884)
Joan Cusack (1962)
Prepositions are not words to end sentences with.

Pop Culture News

PopCultureMadness.com is the center of the Pop Culture Madness network - your complete trivia and entertainment news resource.
Our motto: "All The Pop Culture News That Fits, We Print!"

The websites of the PCM Network add more information every day. Well, semi-regularly. If you don't see a link for what you're looking for, then it's your responsibility to write something up, and send it in.
Everything else © copyright 1999-2019 Pop Culture Madness, unless stated otherwise.

By the way, PCM does NOT allow frequent Pop up ads, Pop under ads, or sneaky spyware. Nor do we link to sites that have excessive Pop-ups, spyware or inappropriate (all ages) material. If you find one, please let us know and they are toast!

pop, as in 'popular' :(adjective) Pertaining to the common people, or the people as a whole as distinguished from any particular class.
Having characteristics attributed to the common people and intended for or suited to ordinary people.

culture:(noun) That which is excellent in the arts.
A particular stage of civilization. The behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age group.

madness: (noun) The state of being mad. insanity, senseless folly, intense excitement or enthusiasm.

Privacy Statement/Contact

TL;DR - Privacy Statement: We will not sell, give or share any personal information, including e-mail addresses, of any of our visitors to anyone outside of Pop Culture Madness. com or our affiliated network sites. We do not accept any stealth or spyware advertisers or third party sponsors of such programs. Pop Culture Madness. com and affiliated sites do not send spam, offer get-rich-quick schemes, offer or suggest "enhancement" devices or medications via e-mail.

For purposes of Review, we often (usually) get samples, press access and other 'inside information.'
Take that into account when you read a positive (or negative) Review, on PCM or anywhere on the internet.

PCM does use third-party advertising companies, such as google, to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies,
click here.