What Happened on January 18, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 20th NHL All-Star Game: Montreal beat All-Stars 3-0 at Montreal
  • Albert DeSalvo (Boston Strangler) sentenced to life in prison
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Iv├ín Zamorano, Chilean footballer
  • Kim Perrot, WNBA guard (Houston Comets)
  • M C Tab, [Sharon Richard], American rapper, born in NYC, New York
  • Peter Cox Jr, fencer-sabre (Olympics-96), born in Bronxville, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Conti, actor (Eagle, Jazz Heaven, Topaz), dies at 79
  • Barney Ross, welterweight Boxing Champ (1934), dies at 57
  • Harry Antrim, actor (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies of heart attack at 83
  • Reese "Goose" Tatum, basketballer (Harlem Globetrotters), dies at 45
  • Simon FHJ Berkelbach van der Sprenkel, vicar/theologist, dies at 84