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 This day in History - January 18
373 Historic Events for January 18
1989

Otis Redding, Dion, Rolling Stones, Temptations and Stevie Wonder

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1989

Astronomers discover pulsar in remnants of Supernova 1987A (LMC)

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1989

IBM announces earnings up 10.4% in 1988

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1989

West Indies beat Australia 2-1 to win the World Series Cup

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1990

Melanie Appleby, rocker (Mel and Kim), dies of liver cancer at 23

Death
1990

South Africa says its reconsidering ban on African Natl Congress

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1990

Wash DC, Mayor Marion Barry arrested in drug enforcement sting

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1991

Hamilton Fish, congressman (NY), dies at 102

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1991

Lillian Bond, actress (Air Mail, Pick-up, Blond Cheat), dies at 83

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1991

Nita Krebs, actor (Munchkin-Wizard of Oz), dies of heart attack at 85

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1991

Longest tennis match at the Australian Open, Boris Becker beats Italy's Omar Camporese in 5 hours and 11 mins

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1991

US acknowledges CIA and US Army paid Noriega $320,000 over his career

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1991

WLAF's NY Knights become NY-NJ Knights

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1991

Iraq launches SCUD missiles against Israel

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1992

John Remme, entertainer, dies of AIDS at 56

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1992

43rd NHL All-Star Game: Campbell beat Wales 10-6 at Phila

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1992

49th Golden Globes

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1992

Comedian Pat McCormick injured in a car accident

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1992

NHL All Star Game - Campbell-10, Wales-6 (Brett Hull, MVP) at Phila

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1992

Tom Elios, entertainer, dies

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1992

Actress Joan Chen (Twin Peaks) marries Dr Peter Hui

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1993

Martin Luther King Jr holiday observed in all 50 states for 1st time

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1993

West Indies win the World Series Cup, beating Australia 2-0

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1993

M Eleonore Lippits, 1st Dutch female missionary doctor, dies at 85

Death
1993

Mia Meijer, Dutch playwright/director (Machine Child), dies

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