What Happened on November 18, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Frazier KOs Bob Foster in 2 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joe Frazier
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Joe Frazier

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Johnny Bench wins NL MVP

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench

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Linus Pauling declares large doses of Vitamin C could ward off colds

Chemist & Peace Activist Linus Pauling
Chemist & Peace Activist
Linus Pauling
  • Netherlands & Albania form diplomatic relations
  • Russia lands self propelled rover on Moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Allen Watson, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Elizabeth Anne Allen, American actress
  • Johan Liiva, Sweden vocalist (Arch Enemy)
  • Megyn Kelly, American television news anchor
  • Mike Epps, American actor
  • Phil Buckman, actor (Slash-Drexell's Class), born in Queens, New York
  • Toby Wright, safety (St Louis Rams)

Famous Deaths

  • Hal Dickinson, singer (Modernaires), dies at 56