World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - July 18
389 Historic Events for July 18
1944

Polish troops under gen Anders occupy Ancona Italy

Event
1944

British troops occupy Bourqu‚bus hill range Normandy

Event
1944

British air raid on German convoy SW of Helgoland

Event
1944

Thomas Sturge Moore, English poet (Centaurs' Booty), dies at 74

Death
1944

George A Hartland, English MP (Norwich 1931-35), dies at 60

Death
1944

7:45 Operation-Goodwood: British assault east of Caen

Event
1944

Allies air raid railways at Vaires Paris

Event
1944

British Mosquito's attack Cologne and Berlin

Event
1945

Danny McCullock, London, rocker (Animals)

Birth
1946

Tim Lynch, rocker (Flaming Groovies)

Birth
1947

Ayn Rumen, Bkln NY, actress (Janet-McLean Stevenson Show)

Birth
1947

Tigers shut out Yanks 2-0, end 19 game win streak

Event
1947

British seize "Exodus 1947" ship of Jewish immigrants to Palestine

Event
1947

King George VI signs Indian Independence Bill

Event
1947

President Truman signs Presidential Succession Act

Event
1947

Kurt Mann, Roslyn NY, actor (Bad Penny)

Birth
1947

US begins administering Trust Territory of Pacific Islands

Event
1948

Cesar Zuiderwijk, Dutch rock drummer (Golden Earring, Radar Love)

Birth
1948

Phil Harris, rocker (Ace)

Birth
1948

White Sox Fat Pat Seerey, hits 4 HRs in 11 inning game

Event
1948

"Marinka" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 168 performances

Event
1948

Pat Seerey of Chicago White Sox hits 4 HRs in a game

Event
1949

Dennis Lillee, Australian cricket fast bowler (1971-84)

Birth
1949

V¡tezslav Augustin R Nov k, Slovak composer (Profundis), dies at 78

Death
1950

Carl Clinton Van Doren, US literary (The Nation), dies at 64

Death