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Notable Historical Events for April 18th

1988Barbra Streisand records "Warm All Over"

1865Confederate Gen Johnson surrendered to General William T. Sherman in North Carolina

1966Bill Russell became 1st black coach in NBA history (Boston Celtics)

1971Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Raleigh Golf Classic

1861Colonel Robert E. Lee turns down offer to command Union armies (US Civil War)

1993David Lee Roth arrested in NYC for purchasing marijuana for $10

1942James Doolittle bombs Tokyo & other Japanese cities

1991John Stockton breaks his own NBA season assist record at 1,136

1881Billy the Kid escapes from the Lincoln County jail in Mesilla, New Mexico.

1987Mike Schmidt hits 500th home run (vs Robinson-Pirates)

April 18th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on April 18th

1976Melissa Joan Hart, Sayville NY, actress (Clarissa, Sabrina)

1953Rick Moranis, Toronto Ontario, Canadian actor (SCTV, Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Spaceballs)

1947James Woods, Warwick RI, actor (Salvador, Against All Odds)

1948"Tiny" Nate Archibald, New York City New York, NBA guard (Cincinnati)

April 18th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on April 18th

1956Grace Kelly marries Prince Rainier III of Monaco (civil ceremony)

2001NBA star player Kobe Bryant (22) weds Vanessa Laine at St. Edward Roman Catholic Church in Dana Point, California

April 18th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Deaths on April 18th

2012Dick Clark, American radio and television personality, dies from a heart attack at 82

1955Albert Einstein, Nobel laureate (b. 1879)

April 18th Deaths
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