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 This day in History - September 18
367 Historic Events for September 18
1876

Milan Rakic, Serbian poet (Pesme)

Birth
1877

Jozef de Voght, Flemish priest/songwriter (Under the Snow)

Birth
1881

Chicago Tribune reports on a televideo experiment

Event
1882

Pacific Stock Exchange opens (as Local Security Board)

Event
1883

Lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood)

Birth
1885

Abdul Muslim Mahomayev, composer

Birth
1888

Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Sign of Four" (BG)

Event
1890

Vladimir Ambros, composer

Birth
1890

Dion Boucicault, Irish/US actor/playwright (Octoroon), dies at 67

Death
1891

Harriet Maxwell Converse is 1st white woman to become an Indian chief

Event
1893

Frederic Mar‚s, Spanish sculptor

Birth
1893

Arthur Benjamin, Sydney Australia, composer (Jamaican Rumba)

Birth
1893

William March, [Campbell], US, writer (Company K)

Birth
1894

Rafael N£¤ez, president (Colombia)/writer (La fonolgia Moderna), dies

Death
1895

John G Diefenbaker, Neustadt Ontario, 13th Canadian PM (C) (1957-63)

Birth
1895

Booker T Washington delivera "Atlanta Compromise" address

Event
1895

D D Palmer of Davenport, Iowa, becomes 1st chiropractor

Event
1896

Armand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau, physicist, dies

Death
1897

Gustave Kecker/Hugh Martin's musical "Belle of NYC," premieres in NYC

Event
1897

John Mens, writer (People Without Money)

Birth
1897

Pablo Sorozabal Marialcurrena, composer

Birth
1898

Lord Kitcheners ships reach Fashoda Sudan

Event
1901

Harold Clurman, producer/director (Deadline at Dawn)

Birth
1903

Isidor Vorobchievici, composer, dies at 67

Death
1903

Theodore Furchtegott Kirchner, composer, dies at 79

Death