What Happened on August 18, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Mitchell, NFL running back (Washington Redskins)
  • Carolyn Crudgington, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Greta Lind, Goshen NY, actress (Katie Kennicott-All My Children)
  • Griffin Drew, Hazelhurst Georgia, actress (Dinosaur Island)
  • John Coyle, West Bloomfield Mich, short track skater (Olympics 1994)
  • Justin Strzelczyk, NFL guard/offensive tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Lee Seung-yeon, South Korean actress

Famous Deaths

  • Cy Walter, American jazz pianist (Three's Company), dies of cancer at 52