On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Gen Sarazen's double eagle on 15th, wins him his 2nd Masters
  • Netherlands election (Musserts NSB wins 8% of vote)

Famous Birthdays

  • Joel Hefley, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Colorado), born in Ardmore, Oklahoma
  • Paul A. Rothchild, American record producer (produced Janis Joplin's final album Pearl), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Ignazio Guidi, Italian orientalist and archaeologist, dies at 90
  • Panait Istrati, Romanian writer (b. 1884)