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 This day in History - November 18
384 Historic Events for November 18
1970

Allen Watson, Brooklyn NY, pitcher (SF Giants)

Birth
1971

Kylie Hanigan, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics-96)

Birth
1971

China PR performs nuclear test at Lop Nor PRC

Event
1971

Junior Parker, rocker, dies during brain operation at 44

Death
1972

Jason Arnberger, cricketer (NSW opening batsman 1994-95 -)

Birth
1972

Danny Whitten, rocker, dies of a drug overdose

Death
1972

Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer, dies at 90

Death
1973

Alois H ba, Czech (opera)composer (Neuland), dies at 80

Death
1973

Greek regime calls emergency crisis due to mass protests

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1973

Steve Christopher Petree, Okla, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)

Birth
1974

Christian Schmidt, actor (Mllers Bro)

Birth
1974

Autumn Smith, Miss USA-Alabama (1997, top 10)

Birth
1975

Black-Panther leader Eldridge Cleaver returns to US

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1975

Calvin Murphy (Houston) ends NBA free throw streak of 58 games

Event
1976

Spain's parliament establishes democracy after 37 yrs of dictatorship

Event
1976

Yanks sign free agent Don Gullett

Event
1976

Man Ray, US artist (dada), dies at 86

Death
1976

Sandy Zubrin, Tamuning Guam, US diver (Olympics-96)

Birth
1977

Victor Francen, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio), dies at 89

Death
1978

Leo J Ryan, (Rep-Cal) and 4 killed in Jonestown, Guyana by members of Peoples Temple, followed by ritual mass suicide of 914 member

Death
1978

Jim Jones, US pastor, leader of Jonestown Cult, commits suicide

Death
1978

Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1979

Ayatollah Khomeini charges US ambassador/embassy espionage

Event
1980

Despite missing 45 games, George Brett wins AL MVP

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1980

Honduras and El Salvador signs peace (after "soccer war" 1969)

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