What Happened on December 18, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "La Grusse Valise" closes at 54th St Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • Borman & Lovell Splash down in Atlantic after 2 week Gemini VII mission
  • Kenneth LeBel jumps 17 barrels on ice skates

Famous Birthdays

  • Angeliki Kaneltopoutous, Greece, tennis star
  • Brian Walton, points race cyclist (Olympics-silver-96), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Fawna Maclaren, playmate (Jan, 1989), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Mick Collins, American musician (The Gories, The Dirtbombs)
  • Tommy Davidson, American actor
  • Willie Blair, Paintsville KY, pitcher (San Diego Padres)