On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 117 in his 1st Shield cricket match for South Australia

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Edward Benes becomes president of Czechoslovakia
  • The Lanka Sama Samaja Party is founded in Ceylon

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonno Spieker, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA), born in Delfzijl, Netherlands (d. 2017)
  • Jacques P├ępin, French chef

Famous Deaths

  • Juan V Gomez, general/dictator of Venezuela (1908-35), dies