What Happened on December 18, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The Indian Inquiry Commission, also known as the Solomon Commission, commences its sittings in Pretoria

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Bester, US, science fiction author (Decievers, Starlight)
  • Donald Phillips, pianist/composer
  • Lynn Bari, Roanoke Va, actress (Connie-Detective Wife, Earthbound)
  • Ray Meyer, American basketball coach (d. 2006)
  • Saburo Takata, composer
  • Willy Brandt, [Herbert Frahm], German chancellor (1969-74, Nobel 1971)