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April 18, 1924 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 1st crossword puzzle book published by Simon & Schuster

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Hyde, American politician (Rep-R-Illinois 1975-2007), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2007)
  • Raf de Linde [Raphael van Hecke], author (Vaarwel on Gertrude), born in Evergem, Belgium
  • Roy Mason [Baron Mason of Barnsley], British defense secretary and Labour MP, born in Royston, England (d. 2015)
1924 in History