July 18, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Test flight of German Messerschmitt Me-262 using only its jet engines for the first time

Birthdays in History

  • Adolf Ogi, President of Switzerland (2000), born in Kandersteg, Switzerland
  • Prince Alexandre of Belgium, Prince of the Belgians and son of Leopold III, born in Stuyvenberg Castle, Laeken, Brussels, Belgium (d. 2009)