On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1976

Historical Events

  • A Joseph William Turner watercolor auctioned for £340,000
  • Bowie Kuhn voids A's sales, totaling $35 million, of Joe Rudi & Rollie Fingers to Red Sox, & Vida Blue to Yankees
  • St Louis Cards Lou Brock & Hector Cruz hit inside-the-park HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Alana de la Garza, American actress
  • Blake Shelton, American Country Singer (Doin' What She Likes), born in Ada, Oklahoma
  • Witte Wartena, Dutch artist
1976 Highlights

About June 18, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini