On this day: March 18

POSTED: 10:41 PM PDT March 12, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT March 17, 2014 
British Stamp Act of 1765, proof sheet

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.