On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Auguste Piccard and Max Cosyns reach 16,201m in a balloon launched from Dübendorf, Switzerland
  • Englishman James Mollisson is 1st to fly east to west over Atlantic

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Bette Davis (24) weds musician Harmon Nelson (25)

Actress Bette Davis
Bette Davis