Historical Events In March - 18
Thursday, 25 April 2019
1963 On this day in history supreme Court's Miranda Decision: defendants must have lawyers
1964 Norbert Wiener, US mathematician (cybernetics), dies at 69 on March - 18.
1965 On March - 18 egypt's exiled King Farouk dies in Rome.
1965 On this day in history rolling Stones fined £5 each for public urination
1965 Soviet astronaut Alexei Leonov is first man to walk in space on March - 18.
1965 USSR launches Voshkod 2; Alexei Leonov makes first spacewalk (20 minutes) on this day in history.
1965 On March - 18 farouk I, last King of Egypt (1936-52), dies at 45
1966 General Suharto forms government in Indonesia on this day in history.
1966 On March - 18 scott Paper begins selling paper dresses for $1
1967 On March - 18 beatles' "Penny Lane", single goes #1
1967 On March - 18 oil tanker Torrey Canyon hits a rock off the Isles of Scilly Cornwall UK & spills oil
1967 Jimmy Blaine, singer (Stop the Music), dies at 42 on March - 18.
1968 Congress repeals requirement for a gold reserve on March - 18.
1968 Manuel Gomez Carillo, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1969 On March - 18 barbara Bates, actress (Kathy-It's a Great Life), dies at 43
1970 On March - 18 cambodia military coup under General Lon Nol, prince Sihanuk flees
1970 On March - 18 mail service paralyzed by first major postal strike
1971 On March - 18 200 die in landslide into Lake Yanahuani, Chungar Peru
1971 George Wood, England cricket wicketkeeper (v S Africa 1924), dies on this day in history.
1972 People's Rebublic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China on March - 18.
1973 Lauritz L H Melchior, Danish baritone/actor (Luxury Liner), dies at 82 on March - 18.
1974 On this day in history most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US
1974 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1975 Kurds end fight against Iraqi army on March - 18.
1976 On this day in history james McCartney, father of Paul McCartney, dies at 73
1977 On this day in history clash releases their first recording "White Riot"
1977 On March - 18 in the Congo, President Marien Ngouabi is assassinated.
1977 US restricts citizens from visiting Cuba, Vietnam, N Korea & Cambodia on this day in history.
1977 Vietnam hands over MIA to US on March - 18.
1977 Marien Ngouabi, president of Congo-Brazzaville, murdered on March - 18.
1978 On March - 18 250,000 attend rock concert California Jam II in Ontario CA
1978 Pakistani former premier Ali Bhutto sentenced to death on March - 18.
1978 Faith Baldwin, US author (They Who Love), dies at 84 on March - 18.
1979 Battles between Kurds & Iranians break in Sananday Iran on March - 18.