What Happened on July 18, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan arrives in Ireland-left NY for Calif

Famous Birthdays

  • Britt Leach, Gadsen Ala, actor (Mickey-Spencer's Pilots)
  • Dudu Pukwana, [Mtutuzel], South African/British saxophonist/composer
  • Ian Stewart, Scottish pianist (d. 1985)
  • John Connelly, St Helens, Lancashire, footballer (20 English caps), (d. 2012)
  • Paul Verhoeven, director (Basic Instinct, Total Recall)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Physicist and Nobel laureate John Bardeen (30) weds Jane Maxwell

Physicist and Electrical Engineer John Bardeen
Physicist and Electrical Engineer
John Bardeen

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir M Kirshon, Russian playwright, executed at 35