November 18, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 70s glam-rock star Gary Glitter (real name Paul Gadd) arrested by British police in child porn probe
  • FBI says no evidence of foul play in 1996 TWA 800 crash
  • Rare black pearl necklace auctioned for record $902,000
  • Willem de Kooning painting "Two Standing Women" sold for $4,182,500