On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Leadbitter, politician
  • Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist
  • Jerome Karle, New York, chemist (Nobel 1985) and Manhattan Project member, (d. 2013)
  • Melville "Mel" Brandt, American actor and NBC staff announcer (Faraway Hill), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2008)
  • Ted Leadbitter, British MP (Labour)