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 This day in History - November 18
384 Historic Events for November 18
1980

"Heaven's Gate" premieres

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1981

Phillies 3rd baseman Mike Schmidt wins his 2nd consecutive NL MVP

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1982

Mariasela Alvarez of Dominican Republic, crowned 32nd Miss World

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1982

Donald Dillaway, actor (Min and Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78

Death
1982

H Kipphardt, writer, dies at 60

Death
1984

"3 Musketeers" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 9 performances

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1984

72nd CFL Grey Cup: Win Blue Bombers defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 47-17

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1984

Browns set team records for most sacks (11)

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1984

Flyers' Ron Sutter fails on 11th penalty shot against Islanders

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1984

NJ Devils shutout NY Rangers 6-0

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1985

Enterprise (OV-101) flies from Kennedy Space Center to Dulles Airport

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1985

Paul McCartney releases "Spies Like Us"

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1985

Dwight Gooden (NL) and Bret Saberhagen (AL) win Cy Young

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1985

Howard Stern radio show returns to NYC (WXRK 92.3 FM-afternoons)

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1986

Roger Clemens wins AL MVP

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1987

31 die in a fire at King's Cross, London's busiest subway station

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1987

Congressional committee reports on Iran-Contra affair

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1987

Jacques Anquetil, French cyclist (5x Tour de France), dies at 53

Death
1987

Cubs Andre Dawson is 1st from last-place club ever to win an MVP

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1989

Penn is 1st to restrict abortions after Supreme Court gave states the right to do so

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1989

Henry de Vries, painter/poet (Toovertuin), dies

Death
1990

1st Solheim Cup: US beats Europe 11«-4« at Lake Nona CC FLA

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1990

"Fiddler on the Roof" opens at Gershwin Theater NYC for 241 perfs

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1990

NFL NY Giants beat Det Lions 20-0, to run 1990 record to 10-0

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1990

Saddam offers to free an estimated 2,000 men held in Kuwait

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