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 This day in History - January 18
373 Historic Events for January 18
1900

Jan Blockx's "T˜l Uilenspiegel" premieres in Brussels

Event
1901

Arie Querido, Dutch social psychiatrist

Birth
1901

Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Graves De Communi Re

Event
1902

Filippo Marchetti, composer, dies at 70

Death
1903

Berthold Goldschmidt, German/British (opera)composer (Beatrice Cenci)

Birth
1904

Henri-Georges Adam, French etcher/painter/sculptor (Grand Nude)

Birth
1904

Cary Grant, England, actor (Arsenic and Old Lace, North by Northwest)

Birth
1905

Chick Chandler, Kingston NY, actor (Barney-One Happy Family)

Birth
1905

French govt of Combes falls

Event
1906

Bartolom‚ Mitre, president of Argentina (1862-70), dies at 84

Death
1906

Hans Aeschbacher, Swiss sculptor (Venus de Six-Tours)

Birth
1907

Janos Ferencsik, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Budapest Opera)

Birth
1908

Frederick Delius' "Brigg Fair," premieres

Event
1908

Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian

Birth
1908

Albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59)

Birth
1910

Arthur John Howard, actor (Frieda, Last Holiday, Paradiso, Glass Cage)

Birth
1911

Gabor Darvas, composer

Birth
1911

1st shipboard landing of a plane (Tanforan Park to USS Pennsylvania)

Event
1912

William Sansom, English writer (Loving Eye)

Birth
1912

English explorer Robert F Scott and his expedition reach South Pole, only to discover that Roald Amundsen had gotten there before

Event
1912

Ren‚ Gabri‰ls, Belgian billiard pro (7 World/9 European championships)

Birth
1912

Charles Moeller, Belgian theologist (Humanism et saintete)

Birth
1913

Edmond R H Regout, Dutch industrialist/politician, dies at 49

Death
1913

Turkish-Greek sea battle near Troy

Event
1913

Danny Kaye, Bkln NY, UNICEF/comedian/actor (Danny Kaye Show)

Birth