What Happened on January 18, 1962

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Southern University closed due to demonstrations
  • US begins spraying foliage in Vietnam to reveal Viet Cong guerrillas
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Arngrim, actress (Nellie-Little House of the Prairie)
  • David O'Connor, equestrian 3-day (Olympic silver 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond Moulaert, composer, dies at 86