What Happened on February 18, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Japan declares Manchuria independent
  • Japan proclaims and names Manchukuo state in north east China
  • Sonja Henie wins her 6th straight World Women's figure skating title

Famous Birthdays

  • Milos Forman, Czech/US director (Cuckoos Nest, Amadeus)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederik Augustus III, King of Saxon (1904-18), dies at 66