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 This day in History - February 18
418 Historic Events for February 18
1926

Len Ford, NFL end (Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers)

Birth
1926

Harry "Little" Caesar, blues singer/actor (City Heat, Homer and Eddie)

Birth
1927

John W Warner, (Sen-R-VA, 1979- ), married Liz Taylor

Birth
1927

1st US radio broadcast of "Cities Service Concerts"

Event
1927

US and Canada begin diplomatic relations

Event
1927

Fazal Mahmood, cricketer (Pakistani medium-pace workhorse 1952-62)

Birth
1927

Tabe Bas, actor/opera vocalist (Leiser Wolf in Anatevka)

Birth
1928

Jim McElreath, auto racer (1970 Ontario 500)

Birth
1929

Leonard Cyril Deighton, English author (Ipcress File, Fighter)

Birth
1930

US astronomer Clyde Tombaugh discovers Pluto

Event
1930

Cow flown and milked, milk sealed in paper containers and parachuted

Event
1930

Luigi Pirandello's "Come Tu Mi Vuoi," premieres in Milan

Event
1930

Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart's "Simple Simon," premieres in NYC

Event
1930

Theodore C Freeman, Haverford Penn, capt USAF/astronaut

Birth
1931

Maxwell Thurman, US General

Birth
1931

Johnny Hart, cartoonist

Birth
1931

Dieter Schonbach, composer

Birth
1931

Toni Morrison, Ohio, novelist (Tar Baby, Beloved, Song of Solomon)

Birth
1931

Swraj Paul, Indian/British industrial/multi-millionaire (Caparo)

Birth
1932

Milos Forman, Czech/US director (Cuckoos Nest, Amadeus)

Birth
1932

Frederik Augustus III, King of Saxon (1904-18), dies at 66

Death
1932

Sonja Henie wins her 6th straight World Women's figure skating title

Event
1932

Japan declares Manchuria Independent

Event
1933

Elisabeth S "Elly" Belder-Ameling, Dutch soprano

Birth
1933

Bobby Robson, British soccer coach (PSV)

Birth