On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Exciting draw in final gives NSW the Sheffield Shield over Queensland
  • US Treasury Department announces plans to alter paper money

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdennour Cherif El Ouazzani, Algerian footballer
  • Bia Figueiredo, Brazilian racing driver
  • Kaloyan Ivanov, Bulgarian basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Malamud, American novelist (The Fixer, The Natural, Pulitzer 1967), dies at 71