What Happened on December 18, 2010

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Jacqueline de Romilly, French philologist and classical scholar (b. 1913)
  • James Pickles, English judge and columnist, dies at 85
  • Phil Cavarretta, American baseball player (NL MVP 1945), dies at 94
  • Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Italian banker and economist (b. 1940)