Historical Events on December 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Candlelight Processional at the EPCOT Center, Disney World
  • CBS radio cancels Saturday morning band concerts
  • People United To Save Humanity (PUSH) formed by Jesse Jackson in Chicago
  • Three members of the Irish Republican Army die when the bomb they were transporting explodes prematurely in King Street, Magherafelt, County Derry.
  • US dollar devalued 7.9% in Holland ($1=Ÿ3,245)