What Happened on July 18, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Hunter S. Thompson, American journalist and author (Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2005)
  • Roald Hoffmann, Polish-American chemist (Nobel 1981), born in Złoczów, Poland

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Bell, British poet (b. 1908)