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Oct 18, 1961

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The Unix Timestamp is -258940800.

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History Facts:


18-10-1685 Louis XIV revokes Edict of Nantes outlaws Protestantism.
18-10-1767 Boundary between Md & Pa the Mason Dixon line agreed upon.
18-10-1847 English astronomer J.K Hind discovers Flor his second asteroid
18-10-1867 US took formal possession of Alaska from Russia ($7.2 million)
18-10-1873 Columbia Princeton Rutgers & Yale set rules for collegiate football
18-10-1892 1st commercial long-distance phone line opens (Chicago-NY).
18-10-1898 American flag raised in Puerto Rico
18-10-1917 Mata Hari was shot as a spy by French firing squad
18-10-1922 British Broadcasting Corporation established
18-10-1931 Inventor Thomas Alva Edison died in West Orange N.J. at age 84.
18-10-1944 Soviet troops invaded Czechoslovakia during World War II.
18-10-1950 Connie Mack announced retirement as manager of the Phila Athletics
18-10-1953 Willie Thrower becomes 1st black NFL quarterback in modern times.
18-10-1962 Dr. Watson of US & Drs. Crick & Wilkins of Britain win Nobel Prize for Medicine for work in determining structure of DNA
18-10-1967 Walt Disney's "Jungle Book" is released
18-10-1967 Soviet Venera 4 becomes the 1st probe to send data back from Venus
18-10-1968 Robert Beaman of US broad jumps a record 8.90 m.
18-10-1968 US Olympic Committee suspended Tommie Smith & John Carlos for giving `black power' salute as a protest during victory ceremony
18-10-1969 Federal govt bans use of artificial sweeteners known as cyclamates
18-10-1969 Soyuz 8 returns to Earth
18-10-1977 Reggie Jackson hits 3 consecutive homers tying Ruth's series record
18-10-1977 1st Islander 0-0 tie-Kings at Nassau-25th time shutout-Resch's 15th
18-10-1977 Yanks beat Dodgers 8-4 for 21st world championship 1st in 15 years
18-10-1982 Former 1st lady Bess Truman died in Independence Mo. at age 97

Famous Birthdays:


18-10-1777 Heinrich von Kleist, German dramatist, poet
18-10-1859 Henri Bergson, French philosopher (Creative Evolution) (Nobel 1927)
18-10-1878 James Truslow Adams, historian
18-10-1919 Pierre Elliot Trudeau, (L), 15th Canadian PM (1968-79, 1980-84)
18-10-1921 Jesse Helms (R-NC-Sen), right-wing
18-10-1922 Richard Stankiewicz, U.S. sculptor
18-10-1925 Melina Mercouri, in Athens Greece
18-10-1926 Chuck Berry, Rock 'n' roll star
18-10-1927 George C. Scott, Actor (Patton)
18-10-1928 Keith Jackson, Sportscaster
18-10-1930 Frank Carlucci, National Security Adviser
18-10-1933 Forrest Gregg, NFL tackle (Green Bay Packers, Dallas Cowboys)
18-10-1933 Peter Boyle, Actor
18-10-1934 Inger Stevens, in Sweden
18-10-1939 Mike Ditka, tight end for Bears, Cowboys; coach of Chicago Bears
18-10-1947 John Johnson, Seattle SuperSonic
18-10-1947 Laura Nyro, in Bronx
18-10-1952 Pam Dawber, Detroit - Mindy of Mork & Mindy

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1961-10-18
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 18-10-1961
Federated States of Micronesia : 10-18-1961
Australia, Belize : 18-10-1961 or 10-18-1961
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1961-10-18 or 18-10-1961
Albania : 1961-10-18 or 18/10/1961
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 18/10/1961
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 18.10.1961
Austria : 18.10.1961 or 18.10.61 or 18. October 1961 or 18. October 61
Bangladesh : 18-10-61 or 61-10-18
Belgium : 18-10-1961
Turkmenistan : 18.10.1961 or 18.10.61
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 18. 10. 1961. or 18. October 1961.
Czech Republic : 18. 10. 1961 or 18. October 1961
Cambodia : 1961-10-18 or 18-10-1961
Canada : 18-10-1961 or 1961 10 18 or 18/10/61 or Oct/18/1961 or Oct 18, 1961 or October 18, 1961 or October-18-61 or 1961-10-18 or 18 October 1961
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1961-10-18
Denmark : 18-10-1961 or 18-10-61 or 1961-10-18 or 19611018 or 18. October 1961 or 18/10-61 or 18/10-1961
Estonia : 18.10.1961 or 18. October 1961
Finland, Serbia : 18.10.1961 or 18. October 1961
France, Ireland : 18/10/1961 or 18-10-1961
Germany : 18.10.61 or 18.10.1961 or 1961-10-18 or 18. October 1961
Hong Kong : 18/10/61 or 18/10/1961 or 1961/10/18
Hungary : 1961. 10. 18.
India : 18-10-1961 or 19611018 or 1961 10 18 or 1961-10-18
Iran : 1961/10/18 or 61/10/18 or 1961-10-18 or 18 October 1961
Kazakhstan : 1961.18.10 or 18.10.1961 or 18.10.61
Kenya : 61/10/18 or 18/10/1961 or 10/18/1961
Korea : 1961.10.18 or 1961/10/18
Latvia : 18.10.1961 or 1961.10.18
Luxembourg : 18/10/1961 or 18.10.1961
Maldives : th 1961f October, 1961 or 18.10.1961 or 18.10.61 or 18/10/61 or 18/10/1961 or 18-10-61 or 18-10-1961
Mongolia : 1961.10.18
Montenegro : 18.10.1961
Netherlands : 18-10-61 or 18-10-1961 or 18 October 61 or 18 October 1961
Nigeria : 18/10/61
Norway : 18.10.1961 or 181061 or 1961-10-18 or 18/10-61
Pakistan, Spain : 18/10/61 or 18/10/1961
Philippines : October 18, 1961 or 18-10-1961
Portugal : 18/10/1961 or 18-10-1961 or 1961-10-18
Poland : 18.10.1961
Romania : 18.10.1961 or 18-Oct-1961
Russia : 18.10.1961 or 18.10.61
Saudi Arabia : 18/10/1961 or 10/18/1961
Slovakia : 18. 10. 1961
Slovenia : 1961.10.18 or 18.10.1961 or 18. October 1961
South Africa : 1961-10-18 or 18/10/61
Sweden : 1961-10-18 or 18/10 1961 or 18/10 -61 or 18.10.1961
Ukraine : 18.10.61 or 18.10.1961 or 18/10/1961
United States of America : 10/18/61 or 10/18/1961 or 18 October 1961 or 18 Oct 1961 or 1961-10-18
Uzbekistan : 18.10.1961 or 18/10 1961

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