What Happened on October 18, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Casey Stengel retired by NY Yankees (won 10 pennants in 12 years)
  • In Britain, News Chronicle & Daily Mail merge and London Evening Star merges with Evening News

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Lidster, Kamloops, NHL defenseman (NY Rangers)
  • Emily Arth, Evanston Ill, playmate (Jun, 1988)
  • Erin Moran, American actress (Happy Days, Joanie Loves Chachi), born in Burbank, California

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jean-Claude Van Damme, Belgian actor (Kickboxer, No Retreat), born in Brussels, Belgium