On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Stanley Cup Final, Montreal Forum, Montreal, Quebec: Montreal Canadiens' 4th straight title; beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 5-3 for a 4-1 series win

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Eisenreich, American MLB outfielder (Tourette syndrome, Florida Marlins WS 1997), born in St. Cloud, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Irving Cummings Sr, American silent screen actor and director (In Old Ariz), dies at 70