On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Intrepid (US) beats Dame Pattie (Aust) in 21st America's Cup
  • Yellowknife replaces Ottawa as capital of NW Territories, Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Ricky Bell, American rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Tara Fitzgerald, British actress (Siren), born in Sussex, England

Famous Deaths

  • John Cockcroft, English physicist (Radar, Nobel 1951), dies at 70