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Historical Events In December - 18

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1888  On this day in history gladys Cooper, Lewisham England, actress (My Fair Lady)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On December - 18 frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On this day in history lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On December - 18 edwin Howard Armstrong, NYC, radio pioneer inventor (FM)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  "Nutcracker Suite," Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's ballet, premieres on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  On December - 18 richard Owen, English zoologist (Dinosaurus), dies at 88  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  On December - 18 south Australian women given the vote.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  On this day in history cricket day 4 1T Aus v Eng England following on 4-268, 7 in front  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1897  On December - 18 fernand J Collin, Belgian economist/banker  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1897  Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70 on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1898  At a site near Paris, France, Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat sets the world's first official automobile land speed record of 39 miles per hour on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1898  On December - 18 automobile speed record set-63 kph (39 mph)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1898  On this day in history jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1899  Fieldmarshal Lord Roberts appointed Brit supreme commander in S Africa on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1899  John William Glover, composer, dies at 84 on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  The Upper Ferntree Gully to Gembrook Narrow-gauge (2 ft 6 in or 762 mm) Railway (now the Puffing Billy Railway) in Victoria, Australia is opened for traffic on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  Panama Canal Zone acquired 'in perpetuity', by the USA for an annual rent on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history george Stevens, US director (Alice Adams, Penny Serenade)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  H V Hordern takes 8-81 in 2nd innings of F-C debut (NSW v Qld) on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  Richard Sturzenegger, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1906  On December - 18 edwin H "Buddy" Morris, music publisher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  Christopher Fry, Bristol England, playwright (Ring Around the Moon) on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1908  Celia Johnson, England, actress (Happy Breed, Brief encounter) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On December - 18 mona Barrie, [Smith], London England, actress (Dawn on Great Divide)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On December - 18 abe Burrows, Bkln NY, Broadway composer (Guys & Dolls 1951 TONY)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  On this day in history helen Vlachos, journalist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Alberto Randegger, composer, dies at 79 on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  On this day in history he Piltdown Man, later discovered to be a hoax, is supposedly found in the Piltdown Gravel Pit, by Charles Dawson.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  The birth of Willy Brandt, German statesman on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  Alfred Bester, US, science fiction author (Decievers, Starlight) on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On this day in history jerry Zipkin, socialite  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  President Wilson, widowed the year before, marries Edith Bolling Galt on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On this day in history pres Wilson, widowed the year before, marries Edith Bolling Galt  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Dario Mangiarotti, Italy, fencing, gold, 2 silver (Olympic-1948, 52) on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1507  ĹŚuchi Yoshitaka, Japanese warlord (d. 1551) was born on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1562  Philipp Dulichius, composer was born on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  On December - 18 birth of jakob Hassler, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1602  Simonds d'Ewes, English antiquarian and politician (d. 1650) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1610  Charles Du Fresne Du Cange, French scholar/philologist was born on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  On this day in history birth of heinrich Roth, German Sanskrit scholar (d. 1668)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1633  On this day in history birth of adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, baptised  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1633  On this day in history birth of willem van de Velde the Young, Dutch seascape painter, baptised  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In December - 18

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0468  On December - 18 death of huna Mari bar Mar Zutra, rabbi, executed in Pumpedita  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0821  On this day in history death of theodulf, Bishop of OrlĂ©ans  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1133  Death of Hildebert, French writer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1290  Death of King Magnus I of Sweden (b. 1240) on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1442  Death of Pierre Cauchon, French Catholic bishop (b. 1371) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  On this day in history death of king Alphonso II of Naples (b. 1448)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1505  On December - 18 death of john IX van Horne, prince-bishop of Lieges, executed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1565  Benedetto Varchi, Italian humanist/historian (L'Ercolano), dies at 62 on December - 18.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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