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October 18, 1865 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Arie de Jong, Dutch linguist (d. 1957)
  • Logan Pearsall Smith, American essayist and critic (d. 1946)

Deaths in History

Henry John Temple

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, British Prime Minister (1855-58 and 1859-65), dies of fever at 80

1865 in History