What Happened on November 18, 1997

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Titanic: Music from the Motion Picture" album is released by Sony Music Soundtrax
  • 70s glam-rock star Gary Glitter (real name Paul Gadd) arrested by British police in child porn probe
  • Arizona Diamondbacks & Tampa Bay Devil Rays expansion draft
  • FBI says no evidence of foul play in 1996 TWA 800 crash
  • Mavericks' A C Green ties Randy Smith's NBA record of 906 cons games

Music releaseAlbum Release

Metallica release the album "ReLoad"

Heavy Metal Musician Jason Newsted
Heavy Metal Musician
Jason Newsted
  • Rare black pearl necklace auctioned for record $902,000
  • Willem de Kooning painting "Two Standing Women" sold for $4,182,500