On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US launches Operation Linebacker II, its heaviest bombing of North Vietnam, as negotiations to end the Vietnam War collapse

Famous Birthdays

  • DJ Lethal, Latvian-born American DJ (House of Pain, Limp Bizkit)
  • Jeff Nelson, Prince Albert, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • Marcos Ondruska, South Africa, tennis star
  • Raymond Herrera, American drummer (Fear Factory) and businessman
  • Trevor Chowning, American Pop Artist