On this day: March 18

Published On: Mar 13 2013 12:41:58 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 18 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Britain repeals the Stamp Act, Lord Stanley announces plans for a hockey cup, a cosmonaut goes for the first space walk, and OPEC ends its oil embargo against the United States, all on this day.

OTD March 18 - Queen Latifah
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1970: Singer and actress Queen Latifah, best known for her roles in movies such as "Living Out Loud," "Chicago," "Bringing Down the House," "Beauty Shop," "Last Holiday," "Hairspray" and "Just Wright," is born Dana Elaine Owens in Newark, New Jersey.

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