On This Day

October 18, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Buganda Agreement between Andrew Cohen, Governor of Uganda Protectorate, and Mutesa II, Kabaka of Buganda
  • University of California discovers anti-proton

Birthdays in History

  • Rita Verdonk, Dutch politician

Deaths in History

  • José Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher and author (The Revolt of the Masses), dies at 72