Historical Events In November - 18
Monday, 06 July 2020
1950 On November - 18 gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
1951 "See it Now" premieres on TV on November - 18.
1951 On November - 18 john H Van Maarseveen, Dutch minister of Justice, dies at 57
1952 On this day in history the feasibility of using a helicopter as an aerial minesweeper was demonstrated in the first of a series of tests conducted by VX-1 pilots flying an HRP-1 helicopter off~ Panama City, Fla.
1952 On this day in history paul Eluard, French communist/poet, dies at 56
1953 Anti-Revolutionary Party (ARP) accept female suffrage on this day in history.
1954 On November - 18 yanks trade Woodling, Byrd, McDonald, Triandos, Miranada & Smith to Orioles for Turley, Larsen & Hunter as part of an 18 player deal
1955 Bell X-2 rocket plane taken up for first powered flight on this day in history.
1955 Bell X-2 rocket plane taken up for 1st powered flight on this day in history.
1956 Morocco gains independence on November - 18.
1957 On this day in history tunisia refuses Russian weapons
1958 1st true reservoir in Jerusalem opens on this day in history.
1958 On November - 18 sivert Samuelson, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1910), dies
1959 Wash Senator Bob Allison wins AL Rookie of Year on November - 18.
1960 On this day in history copyright office issues its 10 millionth registration
1960 On this day in history charlie Finley, makes a bid to purchase expansion LA Angels
1961 US Ranger 2 launched to Moon; failed on November - 18.
1961 "Gay Life" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 113 performances on November - 18.
1962 On November - 18 luc Haesaerts, Flemish art critic (Flandre), dies at 63
1963 On this day in history the Bell telephone company introduce the first push button telephones in the United States.
1964 On this day in history j Edgar Hoover describes Martin Luther King as "most notorious liar"
1965 Henry A Wallace, VP (1941-45)/founder (Progressive Party), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1966 On November - 18 bela Tardos, composer, dies at 56
1967 British government devalues ś from US equivalent of $2.80 to $2.40 on November - 18.
1968 Walter Wanger, US producer (Cleopatria), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history joseph P Kennedy, JFK/RFK/TMK father, dies in Hyannis Port Mass, at 81
1970 On this day in history russia lands self propelled rover on the Moon
1970 On November - 18 hal Dickinson, singer (Modernaires), dies at 56
1971 On November - 18 junior Parker, rocker, dies during brain operation at 44
1972 Danny Whitten, rocker, dies of a drug overdose on this day in history.
1975 The province of Ontario pass a manditory seatbelt law and lowers the speed limit on highways to conserve energy on this day in history.
1976 Spain's parliament establishes democracy after 37 years of dictatorship on November - 18.
1976 On November - 18 man Ray, US artist (Dada), dies at 86
1977 Victor Francen, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio), dies at 89 on November - 18.