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 This day in History - July 18
389 Historic Events for July 18
1907

French troops occupy Casablanca

Event
1908

Jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83

Death
1909

Lupe Velez, [Guadelupe Velez de Villabos], actress (Joe Palooka)

Birth
1909

Andrei Gromyko, USSR, diplomat/USSR President (1985-89) [7/5 OS]

Birth
1909

Harriet Hilliard Nelson, actress (Ozzie and Harriet)

Birth
1911

Alexander Hyatt-King, scholar (Mozart)

Birth
1911

Hume Cronyn, London Ontario, actor (World According to Garp, Cocoon)

Birth
1912

Henry L "Hank" Miller, US pilot/lt adm (WW II-Pacific)

Birth
1912

Chic Cubs get 21 hits but lose to Phila Phillies in 11 innings

Event
1912

Harry Levin, literary Scholar

Birth
1913

Red Skelton, [Richard], Vincennes Ind, comedian (Red Skelton Show)

Birth
1913

Marvin Miller, St Louis Mo, actor (Space Patrol, Millionaire)

Birth
1913

Jan Slot, Dutch mayor (Eethen/Hardenberg/Ede)

Birth
1913

After 68 straight innings Christy Mathewson gives up a walk

Event
1914

US army air service 1st comes into being, in Signal Corps

Event
1914

John G Bearer, writer (Metro, Drunken Canary, Fast Heartbeat)

Birth
1914

Harriet Hilliard Nelson, Des Moines, singer/actress (Ozzie and Harriet)

Birth
1914

Herbert Collum, composer

Birth
1914

Jozef MLT Cals, Dutch premier (KVP, Mammoth Law)

Birth
1914

Mack Robinson, US, 200m dash (Olympic-silver-1932)

Birth
1915

Boston Braves start move from last place to become world series champs

Event
1915

George William Louis Marshall-Hall, composer, dies at 53

Death
1915

2nd Battle of Isonzo begins and ends with loss of 280,000 men

Event
1915

Anthony Cox, English architect

Birth
1915

Isaack Stouten, resistance fighter

Birth