July 18, 1864 in History

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Events in History


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US President Abraham Lincoln asks for 500,000 volunteers for military service

US President Abraham Lincoln
US President
Abraham Lincoln

Birthdays in History

  • Phillip Snowden, British politician, 1st Labour Chancellor of the Exchequer, born Cowling, Yorkshire (d. 1937)
  • Ricarda Huch, German writer and historian "First Lady of German humanism", born in Braunschweig (d. 1947)