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 This day in History - July 18
389 Historic Events for July 18
1893

Harry Graham scores 107 on cricket debut Australia v England, Lord's

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1894

Leconte de Lisle, writer, dies at 75

Death
1894

Bernard Wagenaar, Arnhem Holland, composer (3 Songs for Chinese)

Birth
1895

Marie Ney, London England, actress (Brief Ecstasy, Simba, Witchcraft)

Birth
1896

Ranjitsinhji completes 154* on Test Cricket debut v Aust, Old Trafford

Event
1896

George Giffen is 1st to complete 1000/100 double, in 30th Test Cricket

Event
1896

2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY

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1897

Cap Anson, is 1st to get 3,000 hits

Event
1897

3rd US Golf Open: James Foulis wins

Event
1898

Herbert Marcuse, Berlin, communist philosopher (Eros and Civilization)

Birth
1898

Emil Hartmann, composer, dies at 62

Death
1898

John Stuart, Edinburgh Scotland, actor (Number 17)

Birth
1899

Willem Kernkamp, Dutch minister of Colonies (Islam and Woman)

Birth
1899

Horatio Alger Jr, Amer clergyman/author (Disagreeeable Woman), dies

Death
1901

Alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer, dies at 79

Death
1902

John White, composer, dies at 47

Death
1902

Charles W J Mengelberg, Dutch composer/conductor

Birth
1902

Nathalie Sarraute, [Cherniak], Russian/French playwright

Birth
1903

Chill Wills, Seagoville Texas, actor (Fronteir Circus, Rounders)

Birth
1903

Bozidar Kunc, composer

Birth
1906

Clifford Odets, US, dramatist (1961 Award of Merit-Golden Boy)

Birth
1906

S I Hayakawa, (Sen-R-CA), educator (Language in Action)

Birth
1906

Belle Stewart, singer

Birth
1907

Florenz Ziegfeld's "Follies of 1907," premieres in NYC

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1907

Yvonne Desportes, composer

Birth