On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1969

Historical Events

  • Doug Walters scores 2nd innings century after 242 in 1st
  • PLO-attack El-Al plane in Zurich Switzerland

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Mogilny, Russian ice hockey player & 1st soviet to defect to NHL (Sabres), born in Khabarovsk, Russia

Famous Weddings

Maurice Gibb

Scottish pop singer Lulu (20) weds British rock musician Maurice Gibb (19); divorce in 1973

Famous Deaths

  • Dragisa Cvetkovic, Serbian premier of (Yugoslavia 1939-4.), dies at 76
1969 Highlights

About February 18, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius