On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1970

Historical Events

  • "Me Nobody Knows" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 587 performances
  • Polish uprising fails
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Catanzaro, American fitness model
  • Cowboy Troy [Troy Lee Coleman III], American country rapper (MuzikMafia, Big & Rich), born in Victoria, Texas
  • DMX [Earl Simmons], American rapper (..And Then There Was X), and actor (Romeo Must Die) , born in Mount Vernon, New York (d. 2021) [1] [2]
  • Johnny Yeo, English artist
  • Lucious Harris, NBA guard (NJ Nets, Dallas Mavericks)
  • Miles Marshall Lewis, American author
  • Rob Van Dam, American professional wrestler
  • Roman Glick, American rock bassist (Brother Cane; Jackyl), born in Dayton, Ohio
1970 Highlights

About December 18, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius