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 This day in History - June 18
398 Historic Events for June 18
1898

George Ulyett, cricketer (949 runs 50 wkts for England 25 Tests), dies

Death
1898

M C Escher, Dutch graphic artist

Birth
1898

4th US Golf Open: Fred Herd shoots a 328 at Myopia Hunt Club Mass

Event
1898

Carleton Percy Hobbs, Farnborough England

Birth
1899

James Ralph Darling, teacher

Birth
1900

Gen Luigi Pelloux resigns as premier of Italy

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1900

Empress DouairiĆ re orders I-Ho-Chuan (Boxers) to kill all foreigners

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1901

Jimmy Dale, Bronx NYC, orch leader (Sonny and Cher)

Birth
1901

Llewellyn Rees, British theater actor (Invisible Creature)

Birth
1901

Jeanette MacDonald, Phila, actress/singer (When I'm Calling You)

Birth
1902

Henry Wadsworth, Maysville KY, actor (Applause, Fast and Loose)

Birth
1902

Samuel Butler, British writer (Erewhom), dies at 66

Death
1903

Raymond Radiguet, French journalist/writer (Le diable ouch corps)

Birth
1903

1st transcontinental auto trip begins in SF; arrives NY 3-mo later

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1904

Keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident)

Birth
1904

Manuel Rosenthal, Paris France, composer (Bootleggers)

Birth
1905

John Gardener, boatbuilder/writer

Birth
1905

Eduard Tubin, composer

Birth
1906

Kay Kyser, Rocky Mount NC, orch leader (Kay Kyser's Kollege)

Birth
1907

Benny Payne, Phila, pianist (Billy Daniels Show)

Birth
1907

Froelich Rainey, Wisc, quiz moderator (What in the World)

Birth
1908

Maria E Vieira da Silva, Portuguese painter (Infinite Passage)

Birth
1908

Bud Collyer, NYC, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth)

Birth
1909

Nannie Burroughs forms national training School for Women

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1909

Learmont Drysdale, composer, dies at 42

Death