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 This day in History - May 18
398 Historic Events for May 18
1946

Reggie Jackson, "Mr October" baseball rightfielder (Yankees, A's)

Birth
1947

Candice Azzara, Brooklyn NY, actress (Fatso)

Birth
1947

John Bruton, Prime Minister (Republic of Ireland)

Birth
1947

A's catcher Warren Rosar catches his 147th game without an error

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1948

Felix MH Troch, Flemish actor/director (Gekkenbriefje)

Birth
1948

"Ballet Ballads" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 62 performances

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1948

Joe Bonsall, Phila, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira)

Birth
1948

Saudi Arabia joins invasion of Israel

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1948

Arab Legion captures fort on Mt Scopus

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1949

Rick Wakeman, rock keyboardist (Yes-Fish Out of Water)

Birth
1949

Bill Wallace, rocker/actor (Fear, Avenging Force, Desperate)

Birth
1949

James T Adams, US historian (Pulitzer 1921)

Death
1949

Stuart Gannes, Detroit Mich, writer (Fortune)

Birth
1949

Antiquarian Booksellers Assoc of America incorporates

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1949

William Wallace, rocker (Guess Who)

Birth
1950

Thomas Gottschalk, Bamberg Germany, (Telespiele)

Birth
1950

"Liar" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 12 performances

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1950

Tommy Glaviano makes 3 consecutive errors on grounders

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1950

Rodney Milburn Jr, USA, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1951

US General Collins predicts use of atom bomb in Korea

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1951

UN moves HQ to NYC

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1951

Angela Voigt, German DR, long jumper (Olympic-gold-76)

Birth
1951

Denny Dillon, comedian (SNL, Dream On)

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1951

Rodger Davis, Sydney NSW, Australasia golfer

Birth
1951

James Stephens, Mount Kisko NY, actor (Paper Chase, Devil's Island)

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