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 This day in History - September 18
367 Historic Events for September 18
1928

Juan de la Cierva flies 1st helicopter above Channel

Event
1928

Phyllis Kirk, Syracuse NY, actress (Thin Man, Red Button's Show)

Birth
1928

Adam Walacinski, composer

Birth
1928

Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928

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1929

Hermann Gradener, composer, dies at 85

Death
1929

Preston Sturges' "Strictly Dishonorable," premieres in NYC

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1929

Pirates loss to Braves and clinch NL pennant for the Cubs

Event
1929

Louis Myers, blues guitarist /harmonica player

Birth
1929

June Rosemary Fisher, teacher/trade unionist

Birth
1930

Enterprise (US) beats Shamrock V (England) in 15th America's Cup

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1930

Phila A's win AL championship for 2nd year in a row

Event
1930

NY Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-6

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1931

Japan takes Manchuria, renames it Manchukuo

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1932

Jack Mullaney, Pitts Pa, actor (My Living Doll, It's About Time)

Birth
1932

Nikolai N Rukavishnikov, Siberia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 10, 16, 33)

Birth
1932

Valery Viktorovich Ryumin, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 25, 32/34, 35/37)

Birth
1933

Robert Blake, Nutley NJ, (Baretta, Little Rascals, Coast to Coast)

Birth
1933

Manfred Niehaus, composer

Birth
1933

Jimmie Rodgers, WA, singer/guitarist (Jimmie Rodgers Show, Honey Comb)

Birth
1933

Scotty Bowman, NHL player/coach (Mont Canadians)

Birth
1933

Valentina Leonidovna Ponomaryova, cosmonaut (Vostok 6 backup)

Birth
1933

V L Ponomaryova, cosmonaut

Birth
1933

Robert F Bennett, (Sen-R Utah)

Birth
1933

Roman Polanski, Paris France, director (Rosemary's Baby, Chinatown)

Birth
1934

St Louis Brown Bobo Newsom loses no-hitter to Boston in 10, 2-1

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