Famous Deaths on February 18, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • Balthus, Polish-born painter (b. 1908)
  • Dale Earnhardt, American race car driver dies in car crash at Daytona 500 race (b. 1951)
  • Eddie Mathews, American hall of fame third baseman (Milwaukee Brave) who hit 512 home runs, dies at 69