Birthdays in History in 1918 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 237 of 237

  • Oct 31 Ian Stevenson, American parapsychologist (d. 2007)
  • 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

Evangelist Billy Graham
Evangelist
Billy Graham
  • 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 Viña del Mar, Chile (d. 2016)
  • Nov 29 Madeleine L'Engle, [Franklin], US, sci-fi author (Ilsa, Love Letters)
  • Dec 1 Kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire

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Dec 1 Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, first President of the United Arab Emirates, born in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi

President of the United Arab Emirates Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
President of the United Arab Emirates
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
  • Dec 3 Abdul Haris Nasution, Indonesian general (d. 2000)
  • Dec 6 Granville James Leveson Gower, land owner
  • Dec 6 Harold Horace Hopkins, inventor (Endoscope)
  • Dec 6 Peter A Juten, office clerk/resistance fighter
  • Dec 6 Willem Oosterheers, resistance fighter
  • Dec 9 Jerome Beatty Jr., American author

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Dec 11 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian writer (Cancer Ward, Nobel 1970), born in Kislovodsk, Russia (d. 2008)

Writer and Nobel Laureate Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Writer and Nobel Laureate
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  • Dec 12 Nilda Pinto, [NM Geerdink-Jesurun P], Curacao writer (Nanzi)
  • Dec 14 James T. Aubrey, American television executive (d. 1994)
  • Dec 14 B.K.S. Iyengar, Indian yoga advocate
  • Dec 16 Henry Clarke, fashion photographer
  • Dec 21 Donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85)
  • Dec 21 Kurt Waldheim, Austrian 4th Secretary-General of the United Nations (1972-81) and 9th President of Austria (1986-92), born in Sankt Andrä-Wördern, Austria (d. 2007)
  • Dec 23 Helmut Schmidt, Chancellor of West Germany (SPD, 1974- 82), born in Hamburg (d. 2015)

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Dec 25 Anwar Sadat, 3rd President of Egypt (1970-81, Nobel 1978), born in Monufia, Egypt (d. 1981)

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat
  • Dec 25 Ahmed Ben Bella, Maghnia, Algeria, politician, first President of Algeria, (d. 2012)
  • Dec 26 George Rallis, Greek politician, Prime Minister of Greece (d. 2006)
  • Dec 27 John Celardo, American comic strip artist
  • Dec 30 W Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden)