|History: June 18, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Today is Wednesday, June 18, the 169th day of 2014. There are 196 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On June 18, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson and Japanese Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda spoke to each other by telephone as they inaugurated the first trans-Pacific cable completed by AT&T between Japan and Hawaii, and linked to existing cables between Hawaii and California. (Due to the time difference, it was already June 19 in Tokyo.)
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