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 This day in History - July 18
389 Historic Events for July 18
1862

Battle of Newburgh, IN - captured by Union forces

Event
1862

Nikolaj N Yudenitcch, Russian general/counter-revolutionary

Birth
1863

William Dorsey Pender, US Confederate gen-mjr, dies of injuries at 29

Death
1863

Battle of Fort Wagner, SC - Second assault US1500 CS174

Event
1864

President Lincoln asks for 500,000 volunteers for milt service

Event
1864

Ricarda Huch, writer

Birth
1865

Laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)

Birth
1870

Pontifical infalliability proclaimed

Event
1870

Emil Mlynarski, composer

Birth
1871

Giacomo Balla, Italian painter (Dog at a Rope)

Birth
1872

Benito Ju rez, Cuban justice/general (battle of Acapulco), dies at 66

Death
1872

Britain introduces secret ballot voting

Event
1872

Julius Fucik, composer

Birth
1880

Elisabeth of Saint Drie‰enheid, [Catez], French mystic (Souvenirs)

Birth
1880

Otto Vrieslander, composer

Birth
1882

Louisville Tony Mullane is 1st to pitch righty then lefty

Event
1882

Manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet/historian (Paraguay)

Birth
1887

Vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)

Birth
1888

Sydney Horler, English detective writer

Birth
1888

Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter

Birth
1890

Charles Wilson, Pres of General Motors (1940-53)/Sec of Def (1953-57)

Birth
1891

Gene Lockhart, NYC, actor (Going My Way, Christmas Carol)

Birth
1892

Thomas Cook, English tour director (Thomas Cook and Son), dies at 83

Death
1893

Josef Huttel, composer

Birth
1893

Richard Dix, St Paul MN, actor (10 Commandments, Cimarron)

Birth