What Happened on October 18, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US bombing of Bougainville, Solomon Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Birthe Rønn Hornbech, Danish politician
  • Russ Giguere, rock guitarist/vocalist (Association), born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Famous Deaths

  • Adrianus M de Young, writer (Merijntje Gijzen's Youth), dies at 55
  • Benedictus H Dancer, botanist, dies at 52