January 18, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 1st US Congressional standing committee headed by Negro (W Dawson)

Birthdays in History

  • Bill Keller, American newspaper editor
  • Philippe Starck, French designer

Weddings in History

  • South African Rev Andries P Treurnicht marries Engela Dreyer

Deaths in History

  • Charles Ponzi [Carlo], Italian con-man (Ponzi scheme in the US), dies at 66