What Happened on July 18, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 20th Tour de France won by Lucien Buysse of Belgium
  • The South Africa author and journalist, Herman Charles Bosman, shoots and kills his stepbrother David Russell during a quarrel

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Johnson, English singer and actor, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Jane Hylton, actress (Adv of Sir Lancelot, Daybreak), born in London, England
  • Margaret Laurence, Canadian writer (d. 1987)
  • Richard Pasco, English actor (Gorgon, Arch of Triumph)
  • Robert Sloman, writer (d. 2005)