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 This day in History - February 18
418 Historic Events for February 18
1933

Mary Ure, England, model/actress (Reflection of Fear, Windom's Way)

Birth
1933

Yoko Ono Lennon, [Mrs John Lennon], Tokyo Japan, vocalist(?)

Birth
1933

James Corbett, (Gentleman Jim), heavyweight box champ (1892-97), dies

Death
1934

Aldo Ceccato, Milan Italy, conductor (Detroit Symph Orch 1973-77)

Birth
1936

NHL record 32 points scored, NY Americans (28) and Mont Maroons (24)

Event
1936

Marin Sorescu, poet/dramatist

Birth
1936

Ronald William Eastman, cinematogrpaher

Birth
1937

Jeff Farrell, US swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1960)

Birth
1938

Manny Mota, baseball outfielder (LA Dodgers)

Birth
1938

Elke Erb, writer

Birth
1938

Barry Knight, cricketer (England all-rounder mid-60s)

Birth
1938

Alida JM Tartaud-Little, actress (Rotterdam Stage), dies at 64

Death
1938

Louis JM de la Vall‚e-Poussin, (The Way to Nirvana), dies at 69

Death
1938

Edward Anseele, Belgian minister of Rail, dies at 81

Death
1939

Claude Ake, political scientist

Birth
1939

Marlos Nobre, composer

Birth
1939

Golden Gate International Exposition opens on Treasure Island

Event
1939

Ludwig Bonvin, composer, dies at 89

Death
1939

Petronella CM "Carletta" Banning, actress (Potasch and Perlemoer)

Birth
1941

Herb Santiago, vocalist (Frankie Lymon and Teenagers-Why Do Fools Fall)

Birth
1941

Irma Thomas, [Lee], US vocalist (It's Raining)

Birth
1941

David Blue, [Cohen], Providence RI, rocker (Cupid's Arrow)

Birth
1942

Japanese troop land on Bali

Event
1943

Henri Polak, Dutch union leader/politician (soc-dem), dies at 74

Death
1943

William D Cox buys Phila Phillies

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