On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Joe Namath agrees to sell interest in Bachelors 3, to stay in NFL

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Gilbert, American author (Eat Pray, Love), born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • Masanori Murakawa, Japanese professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Pepper [Marion], American actress (Foreign Correspondent, Green Acres, Rogue Tavern), dies of coronary thrombosis at 54