On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1967

Historical Events

  • Jonathan Frid makes his 1st appearance as 200-year-old vampire Barnabas Collins on TV's "Dark Shadows", show becomes a huge hit

Famous Birthdays

  • Jayce Fincher Jr, American heavy metal bassist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
  • Kenneth Gant, American NFL safety (Super Bowl 1992, 93; Dallas Cowbpys, Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Bartow, Florida
  • Marcel Valk, Dutch soccer player (RKC, Go Ahead Eagles), born in Hazerswoude-Rijndijk, Netherlands
  • Maria Bello, American actress (Permanent Midnight), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Miller, German soccer defender (12 caps; Dresdner SC), dies at 53
1967 Highlights

About April 18, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries