On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1943

Historical Events

  • Red Army evacuates Belgorod
  • Ships James Oglethorpe (US) & Terkolei (Netherlands), torpedoed & sink

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Dobson, American actor (Kojak, Knots Landing, Shannon), born in Queens, New York (d. 2020)
  • Nobuko Imai, Japanese classical solo and chamber violist, and educator, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Toula Grivas, Greek actress
1943 Highlights

About March 18, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces