On this day: October 11

POSTED: 5:56 PM Oct 10 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Oct 11 2015

The first successful manned Apollo mission launches, John Lennon releases the song "Imagine," George Washington gets a posthumous promotion, and Anita Hill accuses Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment, all on this day.

OTD October 11 - Bowling for Columbine
3 / 35
United Artists

2002: Michael Moore's documentary "Bowling for Columbine" premieres in theaters. The film, which explores what Moore suggests are the causes for the Columbine High School massacre and other acts of violence with guns in America, would go on to win several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 2003.


The views expressed are not those of WCTI12.com, WCTI NewsChannel 12 or its affiliated companies. By posting your comments, you agree to accept our terms of use.