On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • John Nord, former American pro wrestler
  • Kirby Chambliss, Aerobatic pilot and Red Bull Air Racer
  • Milčo Mančevski, Macedonian film director and screenwriter
  • Steve Swayne, Dartmouth Professor

Famous Deaths

  • Boughera El Ouafi, Algerian athlete (Olympic gold 1928), dies at 61