What Happened on February 18, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st edition of Dutch resistance newspaper "Trouw"
  • Munich resistance group "White Rose" captured by Nazis
  • William D Cox buys Philadelphia Phillies

Famous Birthdays

  • Graeme Garden, Scottish writer

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Augusto Pinochet Ugarte (Chilean gen/dictator) marries Lucia Hiriart

General and Dictator Augusto Pinochet
General and Dictator
Augusto Pinochet

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Polak, Dutch union leader/politician (soc-dem), dies at 74