On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 4th Daytona 500: Race winner Fireball Roberts dominates the event, leading 144 of the 200 laps
  • France & Algerian Muslims negotiate truce to end 7 year war

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Reasons, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Julie Strain, actress (Witchcraft IV), born in Concord, California
  • Simon Fletcher, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos)