August 18, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Carl Hubbell wins his 253rd & final game, all with Giants
  • Final convoy of Jews from Salonika, Greece, arrives at Auschwitz
  • Otto Skorzeny's Heinkel-111 shot down at Sardinia

Deaths in History

  • Ali-Agha Shikhlinski, Russian-Azerbaijani general (b. 1865)
  • Hans Jeschonnek, German air force general/chief-staff, commits suicide