What Happened on June 18, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "3 for Tonight" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 85 performances

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Former World No. 1 tennis player Lew Hoad (20) weds tennis player Jenny Staley (21) at St Mary's Church in Wimbledon, England

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Lew Hoad
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Lew Hoad

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Rein, German composer, dies at 61
  • Willy Burkhard, composer, dies at 55