What Happened on August 18, 1907

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecilia Grace Hunt Reeves Gillie, Executive (BBC), born in Sheppey, Kent, England (d. 1996)
  • Enoch Light, orchestra leader (Gulf Road Show with Bob Smith), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Howard Swanson, composer
  • Otto Mortensen, composer

Famous Deaths

  • John Kerr, physicist (magneto-optic Kerr-effect), dies at 82