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 This day in History - June 18
398 Historic Events for June 18
1982

Roberto Calvi, director (Banco Ambrosiano), hangs himself

Death
1982

Curt Jurgens, actor (Disorder), dies of an acute heart attack at 66

Death
1982

Voting Rights Act of 1965 extended by Senate by 85-8 vote

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1982

ABC's All Talk radio network expands to 22 stations

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1983

IRA's Joseph Doherty arrested in NYC

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1983

7th Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 launched-Sally Ride 1st US woman

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1983

"Pump Boys and Dinettes" closes at Princess Theater NYC after 573 perfs

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1984

84th US Golf Open: Fuzzy Zoeller shoots a 276 at Winged Foot GC NY

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1985

Boston Red Sox Fred Lynn gets 10 RBIs

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1986

De Havilland Twin Otter and Bell 206 helicopter collide, kills 25

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1986

52 die in plane/helicopter collision over Grand Canyon

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1986

Heike Friedrich swims female world record 200m freestyle (1:57.55)

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1986

Papua New Guinea score 9-455 in 60 overs v Gibraltar, ICC Trophy

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1986

Don Sutton becomes 19th pitcher to win 300 games

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1987

Bruce Marshall, writer, dies at 87

Death
1987

Charles Glass, ABC journalist, kidnapped in Lebanon

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1988

Jeff Hamilton, hits 8,000th Dodger home run

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1989

Laura Davies wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open

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1989

"Starmites" closes at Criter Ctr SR Theater NYC after 60 performances

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1989

89th US Golf Open: Curtis Strange shoots a 278 at Oak Hill CC NY

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1989

Comet Churyunov-Gerasimenko at perihelion

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1989

John Wayne Bobitt marries Lorena L Gallo

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1990

1st sudden death US Open Golf Championship is won by Hale Irwin

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1990

Dennis Dyer, cricketer (scored 96 3 Tests for South Africa), dies

Death
1990

1st ever lose for Cameroon in Soccer World Cup, USSR-4 Cameroon-0

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