What Happened on May 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 4th ABA Championship: Utah Stars beat Kentucky Colonels, 4 games to 3
  • Bulgarian constitution goes into effect
  • Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon rejects 60 demands of Congressional Black Caucus

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon
  • Vampire rapist Wayne Boden's last victim found

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Coleman, guard/offensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Clifton Sunada, extra-lightweight judoka (Olympics-96), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Craig Hentrich, NFL punter (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Daniel Gowing, Germany, NZ judoka (Olympics-96)
  • Desiree Horton, American helicopter pilot/television reporter
  • Karen Bye, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)
  • Lael Perlstrom, Laguna Beach Cal, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-25-1995)
  • Nobuteru Taniguchi, Japanese racing driver
  • Rich Garces, Maracay Aragua Venezuela, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)