What Happened on May 18, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 93rd Preakness: Ismael Valenzuela aboard Forward Pass wins in 1:56.8

Event of interestEvent of Interest

AL Kaline hits his 307th HR, surpassing Hank Greenberg as a Tiger

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg
  • Frank Howard ties AL record with HR in his 6th consecutive game his 10 home runs in the most in 6 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Logan, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars, NY Jets)