On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Willie Mays hits record tying 9th HR at Ebbets Field (ties Joe Adcock)

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Papenbrook, American voice actor, born in San Diego, California (d. 2006)

Famous Weddings

  • Actress-singer Debbie Reynolds (23) weds singer Eddie Fisher (27)

LoveWedding of Interest

Argentine Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara (27) weds Peruvian economist Hilda Gadea (34) in Mexico

Argentine Revolutionary Che Guevara
Argentine Revolutionary
Che Guevara