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June 18, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Theodor Lessing laid-off "because he is a Jew" in Hanover

Birthdays in History

  • Patricia Hutchinson, British ambassador (Uruguay)
  • Tom Wicker, American columnist (covered assassination of JFK for NY Times) and author, born in Hamlet, North Carolina (d. 2011)

Deaths in History

  • Olga Constantinovna of Russia, Queen consort of the Hellenes as the wife of King George I, dies at 74
1926 in History