On This Day: September 18th
This is 261st day of the year and 104 days remain in the year.
The first edition of The New York Daily Times, which later became The New York Times, was published.
The National Security Act, which unified the Army, Navy, and Air Force, was passed.
27-year-old rock star, Jimi Hendrix, died in London.
September 18 BirthdaysSamuel Johnson1709–84, English author, born in Lichfield.