On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Mogilny, Khavarovsk, 1st soviet to defect to NHL (Sabres)
  • Igor Larionov, Voskresensk Russia, NHL forward (Team Russia, Detroit)

Famous Deaths

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