Famous Deaths on February 18th, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths

  • Dedan Kimathi, Kenyan freedom fighter, dies by execution at 36
  • Henry N Russell, co-author (temperature-luminosity graph), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Joseph Hamilton, American Physician who was a pioneer of using radioactive isotopes in disease treatment and diagnosis, dies of radiation induced leukemia at 49