October 18, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Deaths in History

Person of interestBess Truman

Bess Truman, 1st lady (1945-53), dies in Independence, Mo at 97

US First Lady Bess Truman
US First Lady
Bess Truman
  • John Robarts, Canadian politician, Premier of Ontario (b. 1917)
  • Maurice Gilliams, Flemish literary (Sources of Insomnia), dies at 82
  • Pierre Mend├Ęs-France, French Premier (1954-55), dies at 75