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 This day in History - October 18
389 Historic Events for October 18
1922

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) forms

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1922

Camillo Togni, composer

Birth
1922

Richard Stankiewicz, US sculptor (1974 Akston Award, 1966 Brandeis)

Birth
1922

Little Orphan Annie, comic strip character

Birth
1923

Suzanne Perlman, Hungarian/Dutch Antilian painter

Birth
1924

Frank Liedel, [Leo van Assche], Flemish writer (Kaperbrief)

Birth
1924

Allyn Ferguson, San Jose Calif, orch leader (Andy Williams Show)

Birth
1924

Notre Dame beats Army 13-7, NY Hearld Tribune dubs them (4 Horsemen)

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1924

Harold "Red" Grange, finest collegiate football game (4 long TD runs)

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1924

Egil Hovland, composer

Birth
1925

Melina Mercouri, Athens Greece, actress/politician (Never on a Sunday)

Birth
1925

Wim van Gennep, Dutch singer/keyboardist (Heikrekels)

Birth
1925

-20] French Gen Sarrail bombs Damascus

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1925

Salt Lake City (PCL) Tony Lazzeri hits his 60th HR of the season

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1926

Thomas Millar, historian

Birth
1926

Frankfurter Zeitung publishes Lenins political testament

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1926

Klaus Kinski, [Nikolas Naksynski], Poland, actor (Little Drummer Girl)

Birth
1926

George C Scott, Wise Va, actor (Patton, Bible, Taps, Hardcore)

Birth
1926

Chuck Berry, St Louis, rocker (Roll over Beethoven)

Birth
1927

Ramesh Divecha, cricketer (eleven wickets for India in early 50's)

Birth
1928

Keith Jackson, Carrolton Ga, sportscaster (ABC Monday Night Football)

Birth
1928

R H "Deepak" Shodhan, cricketer (century on Test debut for India)

Birth
1929

Violeta Barrios de Chamorro, president of Nicaragua (1990- )

Birth
1930

Frank Carlucci, National Security Adviser/Sec of Defense (1987-89)

Birth
1930

Joseph Sylvester becomes 1st jockey to win 7 races in 1 day

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