Historical Events In April - 18
Sunday, 24 October 2021
1907 On this day in history miklos Rozsa, Budapest Hungary, movie composer (Atomic Cafe, Fedora)
1908 Tommy Burns KOs Jewy Smith in 5 for heavyweight boxing title on April - 18.
1908 Edward Roberts, bishop (Ely) on this day in history.
1909 Joan of Arc declared a saint on April - 18.
1910 On this day in history walter R. Brookins made the first airplane flight at night.
1910 On April - 18 jamie L Whitten, (Rep-D-MS, 1941- )
1911 On April - 18 j Helffrich discovers asteroid #713 Luscinia
1911 On this day in history francis Frederick Johnson, architect
1912 On April - 18 the Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City.
1912 On this day in history john Lapworth Holt, boat Designer
1913 Al Hodge, actor (Capt Video) on April - 18.
1914 C S Nayudu, cricketer (brother of C K, 11 Tests as leggie) on April - 18.
1915 M Wolf discovers asteroids #806 Gyldenia & #807 Ceraskia on April - 18.
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 On April - 18 in the Fox Islands, Alaska area a 7.4 quake was one of the largest earthquakes in the United States
1917 On this day in history louise Frederika, Queen of Greece
1917 On this day in history moritz F Freiherr von Bissing, gov-gen of Belg (1914-17), dies at 73
1918 On April - 18 cleveland center fielder Tris Speaker turns an unassisted double play
1918 On this day in history robert Zimonyi, Hungary, cox (Olympic-Hungary-bronze-1948/US-gold-64)
1919 On this day in history enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress, drowns at 35
1920 Walter Clegg, MP on April - 18.
1921 Junior Achievement incorporated in Colorado Springs Colo on this day in history.
1921 Barbara Hale, Dekalb Ill, actress (Della Street-Perry Mason) on April - 18.
1921 On April - 18 earnest [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, actor (Inkwartiering), dies at 70
1922 On this day in history the birth of Barbara Hale, American actress
1922 Netherlands soccer team defeats Denmark 2-0 on April - 18.
1922 Avril Angers, actress (Brass Monkey) on April - 18.
1923 On April - 18 74,000 (62,281 paid) on hand for opening of Yankee Stadium
1923 On April - 18 poland annexes Central Lithuania
1923 On this day in history yankee Stadium opened in the Bronx, NY
1923 On this day in history baroness Platt of Writtle, British CEO (Equal Opportunities Comm)
1924 On this day in history simon and Schuster, Inc. published the first " Crossword Puzzle Book".
1924 1st crossword puzzle book published (Simon & Schuster) on April - 18.
1924 Buxton Daeblite Orr, composer on this day in history.