On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1971

Famous Birthdays

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

David 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 Ohki, Japanese composer (Idea of the Night; Hiroshima Symphony), dies of cancer at 69
1971 Highlights

About April 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries