What Happened on February 18, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • California Supreme Court abolishes death penalty
  • Giulio Andreotti sworn in as premier of Italy for the 1st time

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono end a week of co-hosting Mike Douglas Show

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • Lubomir Rybovic, Kosice CZE, hockey forward (Team Slovakia)
  • Marc Lillibridge, WLAF linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Shani Lynn Nielsen, New Albany IN, Miss America (Indiana-Top 10-1997)