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 This day in History - June 18
398 Historic Events for June 18
1967

Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil pres (1964-67), dies at 66

Death
1968

Supreme Court bans racial discrimination in sale and rental of housing

Event
1968

John Lumkes, Chicago Illinois, 3k steeplechase runner

Birth
1969

Jay Leeuwenburg, NFL guard/center (Chic Bears, Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1969

Laura Brown, LPGA golfer

Birth
1969

Fernando Valenzula, jockey

Birth
1971

Blair Pocock, cricketer (New Zealand opening batsman 1993)

Birth
1971

Nathan Morris, [Alex Vanderpool], Phila Pa, rapper (Boyz II Men)

Birth
1971

Mara Hobel, NYC, actress (Mommie Dearest)

Birth
1972

Otakar Vejvoda, Kladno CZE, hockey forward (Team Czech Rep)

Birth
1972

US Supreme Court, 5-3, confirms lower court rulings in Curt Flood case, upholding baseball's exemption from antitrust laws

Event
1972

West Germany wins soccer world championship

Event
1972

BEA Trident crashes after takeoff from Heathrow killing 118

Event
1972

72nd US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 290 at Pebble Beach Calif

Event
1973

Rayna Stewart, safety/cornerback (Tennessee Oilers)

Birth
1973

Tracy Noonan, Lawrence Mass, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics-96)

Birth
1973

NCAA makes urine testing mandatory for participants

Event
1973

Willem Vogt, Dutch radio pioneer/founder AVRO, dies at 84

Death
1973

Roger Delgado, actor (Agent 8 3/4, Hot Enought for June), dies at 55

Death
1973

Fritz Mahler, composer, dies at 71

Death
1974

Keith Poole, wide receiver (New Orleans Saints)

Birth
1974

Georgi K Zhukov, Russian marshal/minister of Defense, dies at 77

Death
1974

Gaston Thorn forms Luxembourg govt

Event
1974

Bumper Robinson, actor (Webster, Night Court)

Birth
1975

Gary Gilmour takes 6-14 in Cricket World Cup semi v England

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