What Happened on April 18, 1976

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 30th Tony Awards: Travesties & Chorus Line win
  • Judy Rankin wins LPGA Karsten- Ping Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Fayray, Japanese singer
  • Justin Ross, American politician

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Melissa Joan Hart, american actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Mahmoud Younis, Suez Canal nationalization Engineer (b. 1911)
  • Percy Julian, holder of more than 138 chemical patents, dies at 78