Get your FREE daily horoscope!

Wikipedia defines history as the discovery, collection, organization, and presentation of information about past events. It came from the Greek word ‘historia’ – which means ‘inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation’.

Today In HistoryThis website utilizes entries from Wikipedia to extract historical events from 3761 BC up to the present. There are 105,062 records in the database that include events, births and deaths of popular individuals. The present day Gregorian calendar was adopted to show dates of interest.

Let us begin with what happened today in history. You may also enter a specific day using the form on the right sidebar.

What happened on February 18? There are more than 319 events that were made this day in history. Here are the important historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

Interesting Facts & Myths About February 18

February 18 is the 49th day of the year 2019. There are 316 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday. This day falls under the 8th week of the year 2019.

On this day in Clio, South Carolina 29525 sunrise will occur at 12:59 PM and sunset will occur at 12:04 AM (local time).

The zodiac sign of a person born on this day is Aquarius. The modern birthstone for this month is Amethyst while the mystical birthstone is Bloodstone.

According to the Chinese calendar, there are 341 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year (January 25, 2020).

Birthday curiousity Is your birthday coming up in two days? Are you not curious to find out who is sharing your special day? Discover all the February 20 famous birthdays. There are fun facts about that day that you must know. (Sponsored link)

Historical Events For February 18

  • 1229
    The Sixth Crusade: Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor signs a ten-year truce with al-Kamil, regaining Jerusalem, Nazareth, and Bethlehem with neither military engagements nor support from the papacy.
  • 1268
    The Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakvere.
  • 1332
    Amda Seyon I, Emperor of Ethiopia begins his campaigns in the southern Muslim provinces.
  • 1478
    George, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is executed in private at the Tower of London.
  • 1637
    Eighty Years’ War: Off the coast of Cornwall, England, a Spanish fleet intercepts an important Anglo-Dutch merchant convoy of 44 vessels escorted by 6 warships, destroying or capturing 20 of them.
  • 1745
    The city of Surakarta, Central Java is founded on the banks of Bengawan Solo River, and becomes the capital of the Kingdom of Surakarta.
  • 1781
    Fourth Anglo-Dutch War: Captain Thomas Shirley opened his expedition against Dutch colonial outposts on the Gold Coast of Africa (present-day Ghana).
  • 1797
    French Revolutionary Wars: Sir Ralph Abercromby and a fleet of 18 British warships invade Trinidad.
  • 1814
    Napoleonic Wars: The Battle of Montereau.
  • 1846
    Beginning of the Galician peasant revolt.
  • 1861
    In Montgomery, Alabama, Jefferson Davis is inaugurated as the provisional President of the Confederate States of America.
  • 1861
    With the Italian unification almost complete, Victor Emmanuel II of Piedmont, Savoy and Sardinia assumes the title of King of Italy.
  • 1865
    Union forces under Major General William T. Sherman set the South Carolina State House on fire during the burning of Columbia.
  • 1873
    Bulgarian revolutionary leader Vasil Levski is executed by hanging in Sofia by the Ottoman authorities.
  • 1878
    John Tunstall is murdered by outlaw Jesse Evans, sparking the Lincoln County War in Lincoln County, New Mexico.
  • 1900
    Second Boer War: Imperial forces suffer their worst single-day loss of life on Bloody Sunday, the first day of the Battle of Paardeberg.
  • 1906
    Edouard de Laveleye forms the Belgian Olympic Committee in Brussels.
  • 1911
    The first official flight with air mail takes place in Allahabad, British India, when Henri Pequet, a 23-year-old pilot, delivers 6,500 letters to Naini, about 10 km away.
  • 1913
    Pedro Lascuráin becomes President of Mexico for 45 minutes; this is the shortest term to date of any person as president of any country.
  • 1930
    Elm Farm Ollie becomes the first cow to fly in a fixed-wing aircraft and also the first cow to be milked in an aircraft.
  • 1930
    While studying photographs taken in January, Clyde Tombaugh discovers Pluto.
  • 1932
    The Empire of Japan declares Manzhouguo (the obsolete Chinese name for Manchuria) independent from the Republic of China.
  • 1943
    Joseph Goebbels delivers his Sportpalast speech.
  • 1943
    The Nazis arrest the members of the White Rose movement.
  • 1946
    Sailors of the Royal Indian Navy mutinied in Mumbai harbour, from where it would spread throughout British India and involve 78 ships, 20 shore establishments and 20,000 sailors
  • 1954
    The first Church of Scientology is established in Los Angeles, California.
  • 1955
    Operation Teapot: Teapot test shot “Wasp” is successfully detonated at the Nevada Test Site with a yield of 1.2 kilotons. Wasp is the first of fourteen shots of the Teapot series.
  • 1957
    Kenyan rebel leader Dedan Kimathi is executed by the British colonial government.
  • 1957
    Walter James Bolton becomes the last person legally executed in New Zealand.
  • 1958
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Dog in Chinese astrology.
  • 1965
    The Gambia becomes independent from the United Kingdom.
  • 1969
    Hawthorne Nevada Airlines Flight 708 crashes into Mount Whitney killing all on board.
  • 1970
    The Chicago Seven are found not guilty of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
  • 1972
    The California Supreme Court in the case of People v. Anderson, 6 Cal.3d 628 invalidates the state’s death penalty and commutes the sentences of all death row inmates to life imprisonment.
  • 1977
    The Space Shuttle Enterprise test vehicle is carried on its maiden “flight” on top of a Boeing 747.
  • 1978
    The first Ironman Triathlon competition takes place on the island of Oahu, won by Gordon Haller.
  • 1979
    Snow falls in the Sahara Desert in southern Algeria for the only time in recorded history.
  • 1983
    Thirteen people die and one is seriously injured in the Wah Mee Massacre in Seattle, Washington. It is said to be the largest robbery-motivated mass-murder in U.S. history.
  • 1991
    The IRA explodes bombs in the early morning at Paddington station and Victoria station in London.
  • 2001
    FBI agent Robert Hanssen is arrested for spying for the Soviet Union. He is ultimately convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.
  • 2001
    Inter-ethnic violence between Dayaks and Madurese breaks out in Sampit, Indonesia, that will ultimately result in more than 500 deaths and 100,000 Madurese displaced from their homes.
  • 2001
    Seven-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Dale Earnhardt dies in an accident during the Daytona 500.
  • 2003
    Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea.
  • 2004
    Up to 295 people, including nearly 200 rescue workers, die near Neyshabur in Iran when a runaway freight train carrying sulfur, petrol and fertilizer catches fire and explodes.
  • 2007
    Terrorist bombs explode on the Samjhauta Express in Panipat, Haryana, India, killing 68 people.
  • 2010
    Nigerien rebels attacked the presidential palace in Niamey and replaced President Mamadou Tandja with a ruling junta, the Supreme Council for the Restoration of Democracy.

Who Were Born On February 18?

  • 1374
    Saint Jadwiga of Poland, queen of Poland (d. 1399)
  • 1404
    Leon Battista Alberti, Italian painter and philosopher (d. 1472)
  • 1486
    Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali yogi (d. 1534)
  • 1516
    Queen Mary I of England (d. 1558)
  • 1530
    Uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1578)
  • 1543
    Charles III, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1608)
  • 1559
    Isaac Casaubon, French classical scholar (d. 1614)
  • 1602
    Per Brahe, Swedish soldier (d. 1680)
  • 1609
    Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, English historian (d. 1674)
  • 1635
    Johan Göransson Gyllenstierna, Swedish statesman (d. 1680)
  • 1642
    Marie Champmeslé, French actress (d. 1698)
  • 1658
    Charles-Irénée Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (d. 1743)
  • 1745
    Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist (d. 1827)
  • 1814
    Samuel Fenton Cary, American-born U. S. Congressman (d. 1900)
  • 1817
    Lewis A. Armistead, American Confederate general (d. 1863)
  • 1818
    Pedro Figueredo, Cuban poet, musician, revolutionary (d. 1870)
  • 1836
    Sri Ramakrishna, Indian Bengali guru of Swami Vivekananda (d. 1886)
  • 1838
    Ernst Mach, Austrian physicist (d. 1916)
  • 1841
    Gergely Luthár, Hungarian Slovene writer (d. 1925)
  • 1846
    Wilson Barrett, English playwright (d. 1904)
  • 1848
    Louis Comfort Tiffany, American glass artist (d. 1933)
  • 1849
    Alexander Kielland, Norwegian author (d. 1906)
  • 1850
    George Henschel, German-British baritone, conductor, composer (d. 1934)
  • 1859
    Sholom Aleichem, Russian Yiddish humorist (d. 1916)
  • 1862
    Charles M. Schwab, American steel magnate (d. 1939)
  • 1870
    William Laurel Harris, American mural painter and writer (d. 1924)
  • 1871
    Harry Brearley, English inventor (d. 1948)
  • 1878
    Harriet Bosse, Swedish–Norwegian actress (d. 1961)
  • 1883
    Madan Lal Dhingra, Indian Revolutionary (d. 1909)
  • 1883
    Nikos Kazantzakis, Greek author (d. 1957)
  • 1884
    Andrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician (d. 1970)
  • 1890
    Adolphe Menjou, American actor (d. 1963)
  • 1890
    Edward Arnold, American actor (d. 1956)
  • 1892
    Wendell Willkie, American politician (d. 1944)
  • 1897
    Charles Kuentz, German-born French WW1 veteran and centenarian (d. 2005)
  • 1898
    Enzo Ferrari, founder of Ferrari (d. 1988)
  • 1898
    Luis Muñoz Marín, Puerto Rican poet (d. 1980)
  • 1901
    Reginald Sheffield, British actor (d. 1957)
  • 1902
    Walter Herbert, German-born conductor and impresario (d. 1975)
  • 1903
    Nikolai Podgorny, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet (d. 1983)
  • 1905
    Queenie Leonard, American actress (d. 2002)
  • 1906
    Hans Asperger, Austrian pediatrician (d. 1980)
  • 1907
    Oscar Brodney, American screenwriter (d. 2008)
  • 1909
    Tuppy Owen-Smith, South African cricketer and English rugby union player (d. 1990)
  • 1909
    Wallace Stegner, American writer (d. 1993)
  • 1914
    Pee Wee King, American country musician and songwriter (d. 2000)
  • 1915
    Phyllis Calvert, British actress (d. 2002)
  • 1916
    Jean Drapeau, Canadian politician, mayor of Montreal (d. 1999)
  • 1918
    Jane Loevinger, American psychologist (d. 2008)
  • 1919
    Jack Palance, American actor (d. 2006)
  • 1920
    Bill Cullen, American game show host (d. 1990)
  • 1920
    Eric Gairy, Grenadan politician (d. 1997)
  • 1922
    Allan Melvin, American actor (d. 2008)
  • 1922
    Connie Wisniewski, American baseball player [AAGPBL] (d. 1995)
  • 1922
    Helen Gurley Brown, American editor
  • 1922
    Joe Tipton, American baseball player (d. 1994)
  • 1922
    Juhan Smuul, Estonian author (d. 1971)
  • 1924
    Humberto Fernández Morán, Venezuelan scientist (d. 1999)
  • 1924
    Louis Laberge, Canadian labour union leader (d. 2002)
  • 1924
    Nicolo Rizzuto, Sicilian-born Canadian organized crime figure (d. 2010)
  • 1925
    George Kennedy, American actor
  • 1925
    Marcel Barbeau, Canadian artist
  • 1926
    Nalini Jaywant, Indian actress (d. 2010)
  • 1926
    Wallace Berman, American artist
  • 1927
    John Warner, American politician, 61st United States Secretary of the Navy and American politician
  • 1927
    Luis Arroyo, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1927
    Peter Fryer English Marxist writer and journalist (d. 2006)
  • 1928
    Tom Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)
  • 1929
    André Mathieu, Canadian composer (d. 1968)
  • 1929
    Len Deighton, British author
  • 1930
    Gahan Wilson, American cartoonist
  • 1931
    Bob St. Clair, American football player
  • 1931
    Johnny Hart, American cartoonist (d. 2007)
  • 1931
    Toni Morrison, American writer, Nobel laureate
  • 1932
    Miloš Forman, Czech film director
  • 1933
    Mary Ure, Scottish actress (d. 1975)
  • 1933
    Sir Bobby Robson, English football player and manager (d. 2009)
  • 1933
    Yoko Ono, Japanese-born American singer and performance artist
  • 1934
    Audre Lorde, Caribbean poet and activist (d. 1992)
  • 1935
    Janette Oke, Canadian writer
  • 1935
    Michel Aoun, Lebanese prime minister
  • 1936
    Dick Duff, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1936
    Jean Auel, American writer
  • 1938
    István Szabó, Hungarian film director
  • 1938
    Manny Mota, Dominican baseball player
  • 1938
    Sadanoyama Shinmatsu, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 50th Yokozuna
  • 1939
    Claude Ake, Nigerian political scientist
  • 1939
    Dal Maxvill, American baseball player
  • 1939
    Marek Janowski, Polish-born conductor
  • 1940
    Fabrizio De André, Italian singer-songwriter (d. 1999)
  • 1941
    Irma Thomas, American singer
  • 1943
    Graeme Garden, Scottish writer
  • 1944
    Pat Bowlen, American sports team owner (Denver Broncos)
  • 1945
    Judy Rankin, American golfer
  • 1946
    Jean-Claude Dreyfus, French actor
  • 1946
    Michael Buerk, British newsreader
  • 1947
    Carlos Lopes, Portuguese athlete
  • 1947
    Dennis DeYoung, American musician (Styx)
  • 1947
    Eliot Lance Engel, American politician
  • 1947
    Princess Christina of the Netherlands
  • 1948
    Georg Brunnhuber, German politician
  • 1948
    Keith Knudsen, American drummer and songwriter (The Doobie Brothers) (d. 2005)
  • 1948
    Sinéad Cusack, Irish actress
  • 1949
    Gary Ridgway, American serial killer
  • 1950
    Cybill Shepherd, American actress
  • 1950
    John Hughes, American film director (d. 2009)
  • 1950
    Michel Gauthier, Canadian politician
  • 1951
    Isabel Preysler, Philippines-born Spanish socialite
  • 1952
    Juice Newton, American singer
  • 1952
    Maurice Lucas, American basketball player (d. 2010)
  • 1953
    Robbie Bachman, Canadian drummer (Bachman–Turner Overdrive)
  • 1954
    Charlie Fowler, American mountaineer (d. 2006)
  • 1954
    John Travolta, American actor
  • 1955
    Miles Tredinnick, English playwright
  • 1955
    Raymond Rougeau, Canadian wrestler
  • 1956
    Paul Reed Smith, American luthier
  • 1956
    Ted Gärdestad, Swedish singer (d. 1997)
  • 1957
    Marita Koch, German athlete
  • 1957
    Vanna White, American game show presenter
  • 1958
    Gar Samuelson, American drummer (d. 1999)
  • 1958
    Giovanni Lavaggi, Italian racing driver
  • 1958
    Lucie Visser, Dutch actress and model
  • 1960
    Andy Moog, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1960
    Carol McGiffin, British TV and radio presenter
  • 1960
    Greta Scacchi, Australian actress
  • 1960
    Tony Anselmo, American animator
  • 1961
    Cosmo Wilson, American concert lighting designer
  • 1961
    Hironobu Kageyama, Japanese singer
  • 1962
    Julie Strain, American actress
  • 1962
    Moe Lemay, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1963
    Henry Winter, English football journalist
  • 1964
    Matt Dillon, American actor
  • 1964
    Paul Hanley, British musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • 1965
    Dr. Dre, American record producer and rapper
  • 1965
    Gregory Scott Johnson, American murderer (d. 2005)
  • 1966
    Guy Ferland, American television director
  • 1967
    Harry Van Barneveld, Belgian judoka
  • 1967
    Marco Aurélio, Brazilian footballer
  • 1967
    Roberto Baggio, Italian footballer
  • 1967
    Tracey Edmonds, American film and television producer
  • 1967
    Yongyoot Thongkongtoon, Thai film director and producer
  • 1968
    Molly Ringwald, American actress
  • 1969
    Alexander Mogilny, Russian ice hockey player
  • 1969
    Jason Sutter, American drummer (Smash Mouth, American Hi-Fi)
  • 1969
    Tomaž Humar, Slovenian mountaineer (d. 2009)
  • 1970
    Andy Williams, British musician (Doves)
  • 1970
    Jez Williams, British musician (Doves)
  • 1970
    Raine Maida, Canadian musician (Our Lady Peace)
  • 1970
    Susan Egan, American actress
  • 1971
    Constantin Popa, Romanian-born Israeli basketball player
  • 1971
    Merritt Gant, American thrash metal guitarist
  • 1973
    Claude Makélélé, French footballer
  • 1973
    Shawn Estes, American baseball player
  • 1974
    Carrie Ann Baade, American painter
  • 1974
    Jamey Carroll, American baseball player
  • 1974
    Jillian Michaels, American fitness trainer
  • 1974
    Julia Butterfly Hill, American environmental activist
  • 1974
    Ruby Dhalla, Canadian politician
  • 1974
    Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Russian tennis player
  • 1975
    Gary Neville, English footballer
  • 1975
    Keith Gillespie, Irish footballer
  • 1975
    Sarah Brown, American actress
  • 1975
    Simon Kvamm, Danish singer and comedian
  • 1976
    Chanda Rubin, American tennis player
  • 1976
    Leilani Munter, American race car driver
  • 1977
    Chrissie Wellington, British tri-athlete
  • 1977
    Ike Barinholtz, American actor
  • 1977
    Kátia, Brazilian footballer
  • 1977
    Sean Watkins, American guitarist and songwriter
  • 1978
    Josip Šimunić, Croatian footballer
  • 1978
    Oliver Pocher, German comedian
  • 1980
    Nikolai Antropov, Kazakh ice hockey player
  • 1980
    Regina Spektor, Russian/American singer and songwriter
  • 1981
    Alex Rios, American baseball player
  • 1981
    Andrei Kirilenko, Russian basketball player
  • 1981
    Ivan Sproule, Irish footballer
  • 1981
    Kim Jae Won, South Korean actor
  • 1981
    Larry Sweeney, American professional wrestler
  • 1982
    Juelz Santana, American rapper
  • 1983
    Jason Maxiell, American basketball player
  • 1983
    Jermaine Jenas, English footballer
  • 1983
    Troy Bienemann, American football player
  • 1984
    Kathrin Wörle, German tennis player
  • 1984
    Ricardo Salampessy, Indonesian footballer
  • 1985
    Anton Ferdinand, English footballer
  • 1985
    Chelsea Hobbs, American actress
  • 1985
    Lee Boyd Malvo, Jamaican spree killer
  • 1985
    Todd Lasance, Australian actor
  • 1986
    Marc Torrejón, Spanish footballer
  • 1987
    Vicente Guaita, Spanish footballer
  • 1988
    Maiara Walsh, American actress
  • 1988
    Max, South Korean singer (TVXQ)
  • 1988
    Shane Lyons, American actor and chef
  • 1989
    Vicente, Brazilian footballer
  • 1990
    Cody Hodgson, Canadian hockey player
  • 1990
    Park Shin-hye, South Korean actress
  • 1991
    Henry Surtees, English racing driver (d. 2009)
  • 1991
    Malese Jow, American actress and singer
  • 1991
    Sebastian Neumann, German footballer
  • 1992
    Logan Miller, American actor

Who Died On February 18?

  • 806
    Tarasius, Patriarch of Constantinople (b. 730)
  • 814
    Angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
  • 901
    Thabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (b. 826)
  • 999
    Pope Gregory V (b. 972)
  • 1139
    Prince Yaropolk II of Kiev (b. 1082)
  • 1294
    Kublai Khan, Mongol Emperor (b. 1215)
  • 1379
    Albert II of Mecklenburg (b. 1318)
  • 1405
    Tamerlane, Mongol Emperor (b. 1336)
  • 1455
    Fra Angelico, Italian artist (b. 1395)
  • 1478
    George, Duke of Clarence, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England (b. 1449)
  • 1535
    Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa, astrologer and alchemist (b. 1486)
  • 1546
    Martin Luther, German religious reformer (b. 1483)
  • 1564
    Michelangelo, Italian artist and sculptor (b. 1475)
  • 1583
    Antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (b. 1503)
  • 1654
    Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac, French writer (b. 1594)
  • 1683
    Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem, Dutch painter (b. 1620)
  • 1712
    Louis, duc de Bourgogne, heir to the throne of France (b. 1682)
  • 1718
    Pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663)
  • 1743
    Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, last of the Medicis (b. 1667)
  • 1748
    Otto Ferdinand von Abensberg und Traun, Austrian field marshal (b. 1677)
  • 1772
    Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712)
  • 1778
    Joseph Marie Terray, French statesman (b. 1715)
  • 1780
    Kristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1714)
  • 1788
    John Whitehurst, English clockmaker and scientist (b. 1713)
  • 1803
    Johann Wilhelm Ludwig Gleim, German poet (b. 1719)
  • 1842
    Thomas Hazlehurst, English soap and alkali manufacturer (b. 1779)
  • 1851
    Carl Gustav Jakob Jacobi, German mathematician (b. 1804)
  • 1873
    Vasil Levski, Bulgarian Revolutionist (b. 1837)
  • 1893
    Serranus Clinton Hastings, American politician (b. 1814)
  • 1895
    Karl Abs, German professional wrestler (b. 1851)
  • 1900
    Clinton L. Merriam, American politician (b. 1824)
  • 1902
    Charles Lewis Tiffany, American founder of Tiffany & Co. (b. 1812)
  • 1906
    John Batterson Stetson, American manufacturer (b. 1830)
  • 1911
    Billy Murdoch, Australian cricketer (b. 1854)
  • 1923
    Alois Rašín, Czechoslovak politician, Minister of Finance (b. 1867)
  • 1931
    Milan Šufflay, Croatian politician (b. 1879)
  • 1933
    James J. Corbett, American boxer (b. 1866)
  • 1938
    David King Udall, American politician (b. 1851)
  • 1942
    Albert Payson Terhune, American author (b. 1872)
  • 1945
    Ivan Chernyakhovsky, Russian general (b. 1906)
  • 1956
    Gustave Charpentier, French composer (b. 1860)
  • 1957
    Dedan Kimathi, Kenyan rebel leader (b. 1920)
  • 1957
    Henry Norris Russell, American astronomer (b. 1877)
  • 1964
    Joseph-Armand Bombardier, Canadian inventor and industrialist (b. 1907)
  • 1966
    Robert Rossen, American screenwriter, producer, and director (b. 1908)
  • 1967
    Dragiša Cvetković, Kingdom of Yugoslavia prime minister (b. 1893)
  • 1967
    J. Robert Oppenheimer, American physicist (b. 1904)
  • 1973
    Frank Costello, Italian-born gangster (b. 1891)
  • 1976
    Wallace Berman, American Artist
  • 1977
    Andy Devine, American actor (b. 1905)
  • 1978
    Maggie McNamara, American actress (b. 1928)
  • 1981
    John Knudsen Northrop, American aircraft manufacturer (b. 1895)
  • 1982
    Ngaio Marsh, New Zealand author (b. 1895)
  • 1993
    Erwin Thiesies, German rugby player and coach (b. 1908)
  • 1993
    Jacqueline Hill, British actress (b. 1929)
  • 1993
    Kerry Von Erich, American professional wrestler (b. 1960)
  • 1995
    Bob Stinson, American guitarist (b. 1959)
  • 1997
    Emily Hahn, American writer (b. 1905)
  • 1998
    Harry Caray, American baseball broadcaster (b. 1914)
  • 1998
    Robbie James, Welsh footballer (b. 1957)
  • 1999
    Noam Pitlik, American actor and director (b. 1932)
  • 2000
    Willy Maltaite, Belgian comics creator (b. 1927)
  • 2001
    Balthus, Polish-born painter (b. 1908)
  • 2001
    Dale Earnhardt, American race car driver (b. 1951)
  • 2001
    Eddie Mathews, American baseball player (b. 1931)
  • 2003
    Isser Harel, Israeli Mossad leader (b. 1912)
  • 2004
    Jean Rouch, French filmmaker and ethnologist (b. 1917)
  • 2006
    Richard Bright, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2008
    Mickey Renaud, Canadian professional ice hockey player (b. 1988)
  • 2008
    Mihaela Mitrache, Romanian actress, (b. 1955)
  • 2008
    Sir Richard Knowles, British politician (b. 1917)
  • 2009
    Al-Tayyib Salih, Sudanese novelist and columnist (b. 1929)
  • 2009
    Miika Tenkula, Finnish guitarist (b. 1974)
  • 2010
    John Babcock, Last known Canadian veteran of World War I (b. 1900)


Bookmark, Share, Like Or Link To This Page:

 

Get your FREE daily horoscope!