August 18, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Battle of Britain - 'The hardest day" Luftwaffe lose 69 aircraft, the RAF 68 in largest ever air battle

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Walter Chrysler, American founder of car company Chrysler, dies at 65

Founder of Chrysler Walter Chrysler
Founder of Chrysler
Walter Chrysler