What Happened on April 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Gavaskar makes 220 in 2nd inning v WI after 124 in 1st

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Raleigh Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Kordic, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

David Tennant [McDonald], Scottish actor (Doctor Who, Broadchurch), born in Bathgate, Scotland

  • Kerry Lynn Kemper, Miss Nebraska USA (1996)
  • Oleg Petrov, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Tamara Braun, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Masao Oki, Japanese composer (Symphony No.5 Atomic Bomb), dies at 69