On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Cards reliever Tom Henke earns his 300th career save

Famous Birthdays

  • Parker McKenna Posey, American actress (My Wife and Kids), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Wilkinson, British pediatrician and the first Professor of Paediatric Surgery in the UK, dies at 81
  • James Maxwell, American actor and director (The Portrait of a Lady, The Shadow of the Tower, The Evil of Frankenstein), dies at 66
  • Sylvester Louis Adams, murderer, dies at 39