What Happened on July 18, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Erno Gero succeeds Matyas R├íkosi as party leader of Hungary

Famous Birthdays

  • Audrey Landers [Hamburg], American actress/singer (Dallas, Chorus Line), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Razor Shines, American baseball player, manager and coach

Famous Deaths

  • Willem J A Kerncamp, Dut overseas minister (Islam & Woman), dies at 57
  • Willem Kernkamp, Dutch minister of Colonies (Islam & Woman), dies at 57