What Happened on July 18, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • British assault on Catania, Sicily
  • Giants and Phillies strand record 30 baserunners, NY wins, 10-6

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Peete, American golfer (12 PGA Tour titles), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • Robin McDonald, Scotland, rock guitarist (Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas)