Birthdays in History in November 1918

  • Nov 3 Russell B Long, (Sen-D-LA, 1948-86)
  • Nov 3 Elizabeth P. Hoisington, American Brigadier General (d. 2007)

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Nov 7 Billy Graham, American Baptist evangelist (Crusades), born in Charlotte, North Carolina

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  • Nov 7 Paul Aussaresses, French general
  • Nov 8 Hermann Zapf, German typeface designer ( Palatino and Optima), born in Nuremberg (d. 2015)
  • Nov 9 Spiro Theodore Agnew, (R) 39th VP (1968-75), resigns on tax evasion charges
  • Nov 9 Choi Hong Hi, Founder of Taekwon-Do (d. 2002)
  • Nov 9 Thomas Ferebee, Enola Gay bombardier over Hiroshima (d. 2000)
  • Nov 10 Ernst Fischer, German chemist (Nobel 1973)
  • Nov 18 Tasker Watkins, Welsh World War II hero (d. 2007)
  • Nov 19 Catherine Elizabeth Pennington, personal assistant
  • Nov 19 Hendrik Christoffel Van de Hulst, Utrecht the Netherlands, Dutch astronomer who correctly predicted the existence of the 21 cm hyper-fine line of neutral atomic hydrogen in interstellar space
  • Nov 22 Claiborne Pell, (Sen-D-RI, 1961- )
  • Nov 26 Patricio Aylwin, Chilean lawyer and politician, President of Chile (1990-94), born in ViƱa del Mar, Chile (d. 2016)
  • Nov 29 Madeleine L'Engle, [Franklin], US, sci-fi author (Ilsa, Love Letters)