On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1971

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Kordic, Canadian NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Person of interestDavid Tennant

David Tennant [McDonald], Scottish actor (Doctor Who, Broadchurch), born in Bathgate, Scotland

  • Oleg Petrov, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Tamara Braun, American actress (Ava Vitali-Days of Our Lives), born in Evanston, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Masao Oki, Japanese composer (Symphony No.5 "Hiroshima"), dies of cancer at 69
1971 Highlights

About April 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries