What Happened on February 18, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago 7 defendants found innocent of inciting to riot
  • US president Richard Nixon launches the "Nixon doctrine"

Famous Birthdays

  • Raine Maida, Canadian musician (Our Lady Peace)
  • Susan Egan, American actress
  • Tyler Green, US baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)

Famous Deaths

  • Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian, dies at 94