Historical Events In April - 18
Friday, 26 February 2021
1907 Miklos Rozsa, Budapest Hungary, movie composer (Atomic Cafe, Fedora) on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history tommy Burns KOs Jewy Smith in 5 for heavyweight boxing title
1908 Edward Roberts, bishop (Ely) on April - 18.
1909 On April - 18 joan of Arc declared a saint
1910 Walter R. Brookins made the first airplane flight at night on this day in history.
1910 Jamie L Whitten, (Rep-D-MS, 1941- ) on this day in history.
1911 J Helffrich discovers asteroid #713 Luscinia on this day in history.
1911 On April - 18 francis Frederick Johnson, architect
1912 The Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City on April - 18.
1912 On this day in history john Lapworth Holt, boat Designer
1913 On this day in history al Hodge, actor (Capt Video)
1914 On this day in history c S Nayudu, cricketer (brother of C K, 11 Tests as leggie)
1915 M Wolf discovers asteroids #806 Gyldenia & #807 Ceraskia on this day in history.
1915 French pilot Roland Garros is shot down and glides to a landing on the German side of the lines during World War I on April - 18.
1916 In the Fox Islands, Alaska area a 7.4 quake was one of the largest earthquakes in the United States on April - 18.
1917 On April - 18 louise Frederika, Queen of Greece
1917 On April - 18 moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, gov-gen of Belg (1914-17), dies at 73
1918 Cleveland center fielder Tris Speaker turns an unassisted double play on April - 18.
1918 Robert Zimonyi, Hungary, cox (Olympic-Hungary-bronze-1948/US-gold-64) on April - 18.
1919 On this day in history enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress, drowns at 35
1920 On April - 18 walter Clegg, MP
1921 Junior Achievement incorporated in Colorado Springs Colo on this day in history.
1921 On April - 18 barbara Hale, Dekalb Ill, actress (Della Street-Perry Mason)
1921 Earnest [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, actor (Inkwartiering), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1922 The birth of Barbara Hale, American actress on April - 18.
1922 On April - 18 netherlands soccer team defeats Denmark 2-0
1922 On this day in history avril Angers, actress (Brass Monkey)
1923 On this day in history 74,000 (62,281 paid) on hand for opening of Yankee Stadium
1923 Poland annexes Central Lithuania on this day in history.
1923 Yankee Stadium opened in the Bronx, NY on April - 18.
1923 On April - 18 baroness Platt of Writtle, British CEO (Equal Opportunities Comm)
1924 Simon and Schuster, Inc. published the first " Crossword Puzzle Book" on this day in history.
1924 On April - 18 1st crossword puzzle book published (Simon & Schuster)
1924 On April - 18 buxton Daeblite Orr, composer