What Happened on July 18, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • SS drowns 40 Jews in Dvina River, Belorussia

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Jersey, [de Nijs], Indonesian/Dutch singer/producer
  • Lonnie Mack, American rocker (Baby What's Wrong), born in Aurora, Indiana (d. 2016)
  • Marcia Jones Smoke, Oklahoma, 500m kayak (Olympic-bronze-1964)
  • Martha Reeves, singer (& Vandellas-Dancing in St), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Dionyssios Lavrangas, composer, dies at 80