March 18th Holidays & Trivia

Everyday has different holidays and celebrations most of us do not even know about. Here are the holidays for today, March 18th.

March 18th Holidays

Awkward Moments Day
Forgive Mom and Dad Day
Goddess of Fertility Day
National Sloppy Joe Day

National Biodiesel Day
National Lacy Oatmeal Cookie Day

March 18th Trivia

  • 1782 John Caldwell Calhoun d. 1850 7th U.S. Vice-President (1824-32) was born.
  • 1837 Grover Cleveland d. 1908 22nd and 24th U.S. President (1885-89, 1893-97) was born.
  • 1965 – First Space Walk By Soviet cosmonaut Alexey A. Leonov. He exited the capsule Voskhod 2 for a 12-minute spacewalk.
  • 1990 – Largest Art Theft A pair of thieves dressed as policeman steal $500,000,000 in art from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.
  • 1972 –  First U.S. Navy ship named in honor of a black naval officer The USS Jesse L. Brown is launched. Jesse Brown was the first black American naval aviator and the first black naval officer killed in combat (1950, Korea).
  • 1963 – Vanessa Williams Miss New York, the first black Miss America and actress was born.
  • 2005 – After a lengthy legal battle over the right of her husband to unplug Terri Schiavo’s   feeding against her family’s wishes, the tube was removed resulting in her death 13 days later.

March 19th Holidays

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