On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1958

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 6th British Empire Games and Commonwealth Games open in Cardiff, Wales

Famous Birthdays

  • Margo Vliegenthart, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Nigel Twist, British rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime), born in Manchester

Famous Deaths

  • John Gobau, Flemish actor (Electricity, Hostage Rights, The Cross-Patch), dies at 67