On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • AL votes to allow Athletics to move from KC to Oakland & expand league to 12 teams in 1971 with KC & Seattle teams
  • Nobel prize for physics awarded to Hans A Bethe
  • Soviet Venera 4 becomes 1st probe to send data back from Venus
  • Walt Disney's "Jungle Book" film is released

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary John Anderson, New Zealand track and road cyclist (Olympics 1996-bronze), born in Wanganui, New Zealand