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Today in sports history: April 18
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Today in sports history: April 18

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In 1966, Bill Russell is named the coach of the Boston Celtics to become the first Black head coach of an NBA team. See more sports moments from this date:

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The espionage trial of Daniel Ellsberg and Anthony Russo in the “Pentagon Papers” case came to an end as Judge William M. Byrne dismissed all …

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Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims, France, ending its role in World War II, and more events that happ…

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In 1949, the Soviet Union lifted the Berlin Blockade, which the Western powers had succeeded in circumventing with their Berlin Airlift, and m…

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