On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Carl Sagan turns 1 billion seconds old
  • Gemini 10 launched (John Young & Michael Collins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan[iel Dion] O'Brien, decathelete (Olympic gold 1996), born in Portland, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Fuller, American rock singer and guitarist (I Fought the Law), found dead at 23
  • German Germanovich Galinin, composer, dies at 44