On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Tagliani, Quebec racing driver
  • Angie Marzetta, Norfolk Virginia, female outfielder (Silver Bullets)
  • Jake Farrow, American actor (Drake & Josh)
  • James Stream Thurmond Jr, son of US senator Strom Thurmond

Famous Deaths

  • Esma Cannon, Australian-born actress (Sailor Beware!), dies at 66
  • Ken Wishart, cricketer (WI opening batsman in one Test 1935), dies