On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ray Washburn (Cards) no-hits SF Giants 2-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Cappadonna [Darryl Hill], American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Toni Kuko─Ź, Croatian-American NBA forward (Chicago Bulls), born in Split, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia

Famous Deaths

  • Franchot Tone, American actor (Mutiny on the Bounty, Advise & Consent), dies from lung cancer at 63
  • Francis McDonald, American actor (Will-Adv of Champion), dies at 77
  • Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist and church historian, dies at 65