What Happened on June 18, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Along Fifth Avenue" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 180 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Van Allsburg, American author and illustrator
  • Jerry Hollendorfer, horse trainer
  • Lech KaczyƄski, Polish president, 2005-2010
  • Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (d. 1999)
  • William Randolph Hearst III, publisher/editor