What Happened on July 18, 1894

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 11th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Blanche Bingley beats E Austin (6-1 6-1)
  • 18th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Joshua Pim beats Wilfred Baddeley (10-8 6-2 8-6)

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Leconte de Lisle, writer, dies at 75