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August 11

Presidential Joke Day

Cheech and Chong Day

1919 Green Bay Packers are established

1929 Babe Ruth hits his 500 home run, he his the first player to do so.

1939 The world premiere of The Wizard of OZ Starring Judy Garland as Dorthy, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley & Margaret Hamilton as the Wicked Witch of the West.

1948 The opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympics in London

1989 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child opens in movie theatres starring Robert Englund

Happy Birthday

1953 Hulk Hogan WWE legend

1957 Richie Ramone in the band The Ramones

1965 Shinji Mikami created the video game Resident Evil

1967 Joe Rogan Podcaster, comedian, actor

1970 Ali Shaheed Muhammad producer in A Tribe Called Quest

1976 Ben Bibbard musician in the band Death Cab for Cutie

1987 Alyssa Alano singer in the group Viva Hot Babes


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