On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ottawa Senators make goalie Peter Sidorkiewicz their 1st draft
  • Tampa Bay Lightning make goalie Wendell Young their 1st draft

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Kempainen, marathoner (Olympics-66), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Jameson Parker weds actress Darleen Carr

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Guinness, 3rd Earl of Iveagh, British brewer (Guinness) and large landowner, dies of cancer at 55
  • Mordecai Ardon, one of Israel's greatest painters (b. 1896)
  • Peter Allen, entertainer (Legs Diamond), dies of aids at 48