What Happened on June 18, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • NCAA makes urine testing mandatory for participants

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev visits the US and President Nixon

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandros Papadimitriou, Greek hammer thrower
  • Julie Depardieu, French actress
  • Rayna Stewart, safety/cornerback (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Tracy Noonan, Lawrence Mass, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Mahler, composer, dies at 71
  • Roger Delgado, actor (Agent 8 3/4, Hot Enought for June), dies at 55
  • Willem Vogt, Dutch radio pioneer/founder AVRO, dies at 84