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February 18th, 3102 (February 18 3102)EventEpoch (origin) of the Kali Yuga.
February 18th, 2008 (February 18 2008)DeathSir Richard Knowles, British politician (born in 1917)
February 18th, 2008 (February 18 2008)DeathMihaela Mitrache, Romanian actress, (born in 1955)
February 18th, 2008 (February 18 2008)DeathMickey Renaud, Canadian professional ice hockey player (born in 1988)
February 18th, 2006 (February 18 2006)DeathRichard Bright, American actor (born in 1937)
February 18th, 2004 (February 18 2004)EventUp to 295 people, including nearly 200 rescue workers, die near Neyshabur in Iran when a run-away freight train carrying sulfur, petrol and fertiliser catches fire and explodes.
February 18th, 2004 (February 18 2004)DeathJean Rouch, French filmmaker and ethnologist (born in 1917)
February 18th, 2003 (February 18 2003)EventNearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea.
February 18th, 2003 (February 18 2003)EventComet C/2002 V1 (NEAT) makes perihelion, seen by SOHO.
February 18th, 2003 (February 18 2003)DeathIsser Harel, Israeli Mossad leader (born in 1912)
February 18th, 2003 (February 18 2003)DeathJohnny Paycheck, American country singer/songwriter (born in 1938)
February 18th, 2001 (February 18 2001)EventFBI agent Robert Hanssen is arrested for spying for the Soviet Union. He was ultimately convicted and sentenced to life in prison.
February 18th, 2001 (February 18 2001)DeathBalthus, Polish-born painter (born in 1908)
February 18th, 2001 (February 18 2001)DeathDale Earnhardt, American race car driver (born in 1951)
February 18th, 2001 (February 18 2001)DeathEddie Mathews, American baseball player (born in 1931)
February 18th, 2000 (February 18 2000)EventStjepan Mesic becomes the second president of Croatia.
February 18th, 2000 (February 18 2000)DeathWilly Maltaite, Belgian comics creator (born in 1927
February 18th, 1999 (February 18 1999)DeathNoam Pitlik, American actor and director (born in 1932)
February 18th, 1998 (February 18 1998)EventTwo white separatists are arrested in Nevada and accused of plotting a biological attack on New York City subways.
February 18th, 1998 (February 18 1998)DeathHarry Caray, American baseball broadcaster (born in 1914)
February 18th, 1998 (February 18 1998)DeathRobbie James, Welsh footballer (born in 1957)
February 18th, 1997 (February 18 1997)DeathEmily Hahn, American writer (born in 1905)
February 18th, 1995 (February 18 1995)DeathBob Stinson, American guitarist (b.1959)
February 18th, 1993 (February 18 1993)DeathKerry Von Erich, American professional wrestler (born in 1960)
February 18th, 1993 (February 18 1993)DeathJacqueline Hill, British actress (born in 1929)
February 18th, 1991 (February 18 1991)EventThe IRA explodes bombs in the early morning at both Paddington station and Victoria station in London.
February 18th, 1988 (February 18 1988)BirthMaiara Walsh, American actress
February 18th, 1988 (February 18 1988)BirthShane Lyons, actor and private chef
February 18th, 1986 (February 18 1986)BirthMarc Torrejon, Spanish footballer
February 18th, 1985 (February 18 1985)BirthAnton Ferdinand, English footballer
February 18th, 1985 (February 18 1985)BirthLee Boyd Malvo, American serial killer
February 18th, 1984 (February 18 1984)BirthBuddy Nielsen, American singer (Senses Fail)
February 18th, 1983 (February 18 1983)EventThirteen 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.
February 18th, 1983 (February 18 1983)BirthJuelz Santana, American rapper
February 18th, 1983 (February 18 1983)BirthJermaine Jenas, English footballer
February 18th, 1983 (February 18 1983)BirthJason Maxiell, American basketball player
February 18th, 1982 (February 18 1982)DeathNgaio Marsh, New Zealand author (born in 1895)
February 18th, 1981 (February 18 1981)BirthAndrei Kirilenko, Russian basketball player
February 18th, 1981 (February 18 1981)BirthIvan Sproule, Irish footballer
February 18th, 1981 (February 18 1981)BirthKim Jae Won, South Korean actor
February 18th, 1981 (February 18 1981)BirthAlex Rios, American baseball player
February 18th, 1981 (February 18 1981)DeathJohn Knudsen Northrop, American aircraft manufacturer (born in 1895)
February 18th, 1980 (February 18 1980)BirthRegina Spektor, Russian-born singer and songwriter
February 18th, 1980 (February 18 1980)BirthNikolai Antropov, Kazakh ice hockey player
February 18th, 1979 (February 18 1979)EventSnow fell in the Sahara Desert in southern Algeria for the first and only recorded time in history.
February 18th, 1978 (February 18 1978)BirthJosip Simunic, Croatian footballer
February 18th, 1978 (February 18 1978)DeathMaggie McNamara, American actress (born in 1928)
February 18th, 1977 (February 18 1977)EventThe Space Shuttle Enterprise test vehicle goes on its maiden "flight" while sitting on top of a Boeing 747.
February 18th, 1977 (February 18 1977)BirthKatia, Brazilian footballer
February 18th, 1977 (February 18 1977)BirthSean Watkins, American guitarist and songwriter
February 18th, 1977 (February 18 1977)BirthChrissie Wellington, British triathlete
February 18th, 1977 (February 18 1977)DeathAndy Devine, American actor (born in 1905)
February 18th, 1976 (February 18 1976)BirthChanda Rubin, tennis star
February 18th, 1976 (February 18 1976)BirthLeilani Munter, American race car driver
February 18th, 1975 (February 18 1975)BirthSarah Brown, American actress
February 18th, 1975 (February 18 1975)BirthKeith Gillespie, Irish footballer
February 18th, 1975 (February 18 1975)BirthGary Neville, English footballer
February 18th, 1974 (February 18 1974)BirthJamey Carroll, American baseball player
February 18th, 1974 (February 18 1974)BirthRuby Dhalla, Canadian politician
February 18th, 1974 (February 18 1974)BirthYevgeny Kafelnikov, Russian tennis player
February 18th, 1973 (February 18 1973)BirthClaude Makelele, French footballer
February 18th, 1973 (February 18 1973)DeathFrank Costello, Italian-born gangster (born in 1891)
February 18th, 1972 (February 18 1972)EventThe 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 in prison.
February 18th, 1971 (February 18 1971)BirthConstantin Popa, Romanian-Israeli basketball player
February 18th, 1970 (February 18 1970)EventThe Chicago Seven are found not guilty of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
February 18th, 1970 (February 18 1970)BirthRaine Maida, Canadian musician (Our Lady Peace)
February 18th, 1970 (February 18 1970)BirthSusan Egan, American actress
February 18th, 1969 (February 18 1969)EventThe Hawthorne Nevada Airlines Flight 708 disaster occurs, killing all on board.
February 18th, 1969 (February 18 1969)BirthAlexander Mogilny, Russian ice hockey player
February 18th, 1969 (February 18 1969)BirthJason Sutter, American drummer (Smash Mouth, American Hi-Fi)
February 18th, 1968 (February 18 1968)BirthMolly Ringwald, American actress
February 18th, 1967 (February 18 1967)BirthRoberto Baggio, Italian footballer
February 18th, 1967 (February 18 1967)BirthTracey Edmonds, American film and television producer
February 18th, 1967 (February 18 1967)BirthHarry Van Barneveld, Belgian judoka
February 18th, 1967 (February 18 1967)DeathJ. Robert Oppenheimer, American physicist (born in 1904)J. Robert Oppenheimer Quotes
February 18th, 1967 (February 18 1967)DeathDragisa Cvetkovic, Kingdom of Yugoslavia prime minister (born in 1893)
February 18th, 1966 (February 18 1966)BirthGuy Ferland, American television director
February 18th, 1966 (February 18 1966)DeathRobert Rossen, American screenwriter, producer, and director (born in 1908)
February 18th, 1965 (February 18 1965)EventThe Gambia becomes independent from the United Kingdom.
February 18th, 1965 (February 18 1965)BirthDr. Dre, American rapper
February 18th, 1965 (February 18 1965)BirthGregory Scott Johnson, American murderer (died in 2005)John Scott Quotes
February 18th, 1964 (February 18 1964)BirthMatt Dillon, American actor
February 18th, 1964 (February 18 1964)BirthPaul Hanley, British musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
February 18th, 1964 (February 18 1964)DeathJoseph-Armand Bombardier, Quebec inventor and industrialist (born in 1907)
February 18th, 1963 (February 18 1963)BirthHenry Winter, English football journalist
February 18th, 1962 (February 18 1962)BirthJulie Strain, American actress
February 18th, 1960 (February 18 1960)BirthCarol McGiffin, British TV and radio presenter
February 18th, 1960 (February 18 1960)BirthGreta Scacchi, Australian actress
February 18th, 1960 (February 18 1960)BirthAndy Moog, Canadian ice hockey player
February 18th, 1958 (February 18 1958)BirthGiovanni Lavaggi, Italian racing driver
February 18th, 1958 (February 18 1958)BirthGar Samuelson, American drummer (died in 1999)
February 18th, 1957 (February 18 1957)EventDedan Kimathi, a Kenyan rebel leader is executed by the British colonial government.
February 18th, 1957 (February 18 1957)BirthMarita Koch, German athlete
February 18th, 1957 (February 18 1957)BirthVanna White, American game show presenter
February 18th, 1957 (February 18 1957)DeathDedan Kimathi, Kenyan rebel leader (born in 1920)
February 18th, 1957 (February 18 1957)DeathHenry Norris Russell, American astronomer (born in 1877)
February 18th, 1956 (February 18 1956)BirthTed Gardestad, Swedish singer (died in 1997)
February 18th, 1956 (February 18 1956)DeathGustave Charpentier, French composer (born in 1860)
February 18th, 1955 (February 18 1955)EventThe Shot Teapot-Wasp is successfully detonated at the Nevada Test Site with a yield of 1.2 kilotons. Wasp would be the first of fourteen shots of the Teapot series.
February 18th, 1955 (February 18 1955)BirthMiles Tredinnick, English playwright
February 18th, 1955 (February 18 1955)BirthRaymond Rougeau, Canadian professional wrestler
February 18th, 1955 (February 18 1955)DeathSadako Sasaki, School student(born in 1944) Saki Quotes
February 18th, 1954 (February 18 1954)EventThe first Church of Scientology is established in Los Angeles, California.
February 18th, 1954 (February 18 1954)BirthJohn Travolta, American actor
February 18th, 1953 (February 18 1953)BirthRobbie Bachman, Canadian drummer (Bachman-Turner Overdrive)
February 18th, 1952 (February 18 1952)BirthMaurice Lucas, American basketball player
February 18th, 1952 (February 18 1952)BirthJuice Newton, American singer
February 18th, 1951 (February 18 1951)BirthIsabel Preysler, Philippines-born Spanish socialite
February 18th, 1950 (February 18 1950)BirthJohn Hughes, American director
February 18th, 1950 (February 18 1950)BirthCybill Shepherd, American actress
February 18th, 1950 (February 18 1950)BirthMichel Gauthier, Quebec politician
February 18th, 1949 (February 18 1949)BirthGary Ridgway, American serial killer
February 18th, 1948 (February 18 1948)EventEamon de Valera resigns as Taoiseach of Ireland.
February 18th, 1948 (February 18 1948)BirthSinead Cusack, Irish actress
February 18th, 1948 (February 18 1948)BirthKeith Knudsen, American drummer and songwriter (The Doobie Brothers) (died in 2005)
February 18th, 1947 (February 18 1947)BirthDennis DeYoung, American musician (STYX)
February 18th, 1947 (February 18 1947)BirthPrincess Christina of the Netherlands
February 18th, 1947 (February 18 1947)BirthCarlos Lopes, Portuguese athlete
February 18th, 1947 (February 18 1947)BirthEliot Lance Engel, American politician
February 18th, 1946 (February 18 1946)BirthMichael Buerk, British newsreader
February 18th, 1946 (February 18 1946)BirthJean-Claude Dreyfus, French actor
February 18th, 1945 (February 18 1945)BirthJudy Rankin, American golfer
February 18th, 1945 (February 18 1945)DeathIvan Chernyakhovsky, Russian general (born in 1906)
February 18th, 1944 (February 18 1944)BirthPat Bowlen, owner of the Denver Broncos
February 18th, 1943 (February 18 1943)EventThe Nazis arrest the members of the White Rose movement.
February 18th, 1943 (February 18 1943)EventJoseph Goebbels delivers the Sportpalast speech.Joseph Goebbels Quotes
February 18th, 1943 (February 18 1943)BirthGraeme Garden, Scottish writer
February 18th, 1942 (February 18 1942)DeathAlbert Payson Terhune, American author (born in 1872)
February 18th, 1941 (February 18 1941)BirthIrma Thomas, American singer
February 18th, 1939 (February 18 1939)BirthDal Maxvill, American baseball player
February 18th, 1939 (February 18 1939)BirthMarek Janowski, Polish-born conductor
February 18th, 1939 (February 18 1939)BirthClaude Ake, Nigerian political scientist
February 18th, 1938 (February 18 1938)BirthIstvan Szabo, Hungarian film director
February 18th, 1938 (February 18 1938)BirthManny Mota, Dominican baseball player
February 18th, 1938 (February 18 1938)DeathDavid King Udall, American politician (born in 1851)
February 18th, 1936 (February 18 1936)BirthJean Auel, American writer
February 18th, 1936 (February 18 1936)BirthDick Duff, Canadian ice hockey player
February 18th, 1935 (February 18 1935)BirthMichel Aoun, Lebanese prime minister
February 18th, 1933 (February 18 1933)BirthYoko Ono, Japanese-born singer
February 18th, 1933 (February 18 1933)BirthSir Bobby Robson, English football manager
February 18th, 1933 (February 18 1933)BirthMary Ure, Scottish actress (died in 1975)
February 18th, 1933 (February 18 1933)DeathJames J. Corbett, American boxer (born in 1866)
February 18th, 1932 (February 18 1932)EventThe Empire of Japan declares Manzhouguo (obsolete Chinese name for Manchuria) independent from the Republic of China.
February 18th, 1932 (February 18 1932)BirthMilos Forman, Czech film director
February 18th, 1931 (February 18 1931)BirthJohnny Hart, American cartoonist (died in 2007)John Hart Quotes
February 18th, 1931 (February 18 1931)BirthToni Morrison, American writer, Nobel laureate
February 18th, 1931 (February 18 1931)BirthBob St. Clair, American football player
February 18th, 1931 (February 18 1931)DeathMilan Sufflay, Croatian politician (born in 1879)
February 18th, 1930 (February 18 1930)EventWhile studying photographs taken in January, Clyde Tombaugh discovers Pluto.
February 18th, 1930 (February 18 1930)EventElm Farm Ollie becomes the first cow to fly in a fixed-wing aircraft and also the first cow to be milked in an aircraft.
February 18th, 1930 (February 18 1930)BirthGahan Wilson, American cartoonist
February 18th, 1929 (February 18 1929)EventThe first Academy Awards are announced.
February 18th, 1929 (February 18 1929)BirthLen Deighton, British author
February 18th, 1929 (February 18 1929)BirthAndre Mathieu, Quebec composer (died in 1968)
February 18th, 1928 (February 18 1928)BirthTom Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player
February 18th, 1927 (February 18 1927)BirthJohn Warner, American politician
February 18th, 1927 (February 18 1927)BirthLuis Arroyo, Puerto Rican baseball player
February 18th, 1925 (February 18 1925)BirthGeorge Kennedy, American actor
February 18th, 1925 (February 18 1925)BirthMarcel Barbeau, Quebec artist
February 18th, 1924 (February 18 1924)BirthHumberto Fernandez Moran, Venezuelan scientist (died in 1999)
February 18th, 1924 (February 18 1924)BirthLouis Laberge, Quebec labour union leader (died in 2002)
February 18th, 1922 (February 18 1922)BirthHelen Gurley Brown, American editor
February 18th, 1922 (February 18 1922)BirthAllan Melvin, American actor (died in 2008)
February 18th, 1922 (February 18 1922)BirthJuhan Smuul, Estonian author (died in 1971)
February 18th, 1920 (February 18 1920)BirthBill Cullen, American game show host (died in 1990)
February 18th, 1920 (February 18 1920)BirthEric Gairy, Grenadan politician (died in 1997)
February 18th, 1919 (February 18 1919)BirthJack Palance, American actor (died in 2006)
February 18th, 1918 (February 18 1918)BirthJane Loevinger, American psychologist (died in 2008).
February 18th, 1916 (February 18 1916)BirthJean Drapeau, Quebec politician, mayor of Montreal (died in 1999)
February 18th, 1915 (February 18 1915)BirthPhyllis Calvert, British actress (died in 2002)
February 18th, 1914 (February 18 1914)BirthPee Wee King, American country musician and songwriter (died in 2000)
February 18th, 1913 (February 18 1913)EventRaymond Poincare becomes President of France.
February 18th, 1911 (February 18 1911)EventThe 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.
February 18th, 1911 (February 18 1911)DeathBilly Murdoch, Australian cricketer (born in 1854)
February 18th, 1909 (February 18 1909)BirthWallace Stegner, American writer (died in 1993)
February 18th, 1907 (February 18 1907)BirthOscar Brodney, American screenwriter (died in 2008)
February 18th, 1906 (February 18 1906)BirthHans Asperger, Austrian pediatrician (died in 1980)
February 18th, 1906 (February 18 1906)DeathJohn Batterson Stetson, American manufacturer (born in 1830)
February 18th, 1903 (February 18 1903)BirthNikolai Podgorny, President of the Soviet Union (died in 1983)
February 18th, 1902 (February 18 1902)BirthWalter Herbert, German-born conductor and impresario (died in 1975)
February 18th, 1902 (February 18 1902)DeathCharles Lewis Tiffany, American founder of Tiffany & Co. (born in 1812)
February 18th, 1901 (February 18 1901)EventWinston Churchill makes his maiden speech in the British House of Commons.Winston Churchill Quotes
February 18th, 1901 (February 18 1901)BirthReginald Sheffield, British actor (died in 1957)
February 18th, 1900 (February 18 1900)DeathClinton L. Merriam, American politician (born in 1824)
February 18th, 1898 (February 18 1898)BirthLuis Munoz Marin, Puerto Rican poet (died in 1980)
February 18th, 1897 (February 18 1897)BirthCharles Kuentz, WW1 veteran, changed nationality 4 times (d.2005)
February 18th, 1896 (February 18 1896)BirthAndre Breton, French writer (died in 1966)
February 18th, 1895 (February 18 1895)DeathKarl Abs, German professional wrestler (born in 1851)
February 18th, 1893 (February 18 1893)DeathSerranus Clinton Hastings, American politician (born in 1814)
February 18th, 1892 (February 18 1892)BirthWendell Willkie, American politician (died in 1944)
February 18th, 1890 (February 18 1890)BirthEdward Arnold, American actor (died in 1956)
February 18th, 1890 (February 18 1890)BirthAdolphe Menjou, American actor (died in 1963)
February 18th, 1888 (February 18 1888)BirthGeorge Papandreou, Greek politician, Prime Minister of Greece (died in 1968)
February 18th, 1885 (February 18 1885)EventMark Twain s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is published for the first time.Mark Twain Quotes
February 18th, 1884 (February 18 1884)BirthAndrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician (died in 1970)
February 18th, 1883 (February 18 1883)BirthNikos Kazantzakis, Greek author (died in 1957)Nikos Kazantzakis Quotes
February 18th, 1878 (February 18 1878)EventJohn Tunstall is murdered by outlaw Jessie Evans, sparking the Lincoln County War in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Evans Quotes
February 18th, 1871 (February 18 1871)BirthHarry Brearley, English inventor (died in 1948)
February 18th, 1870 (February 18 1870)BirthWilliam Laurel Harris, American mural painter, writer (died in 1924)
February 18th, 1865 (February 18 1865)EventUnion forces under Major General William T. Sherman set the South Carolina State House on fire during the burning of Columbia.
February 18th, 1861 (February 18 1861)EventIn Montgomery, Alabama, Jefferson Davis is inaugurated as the provisional President of the Confederate States of America.
February 18th, 1861 (February 18 1861)EventWith the Italian unification almost complete, King Victor Emmanuel II of Piedmont, Savoy and Sardinia assumes the title of King of Italy.
February 18th, 1859 (February 18 1859)BirthSholom Aleichem, Russian Yiddish humorist (died in 1916)
February 18th, 1856 (February 18 1856)EventThe American Party (Know-Nothings) convene in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to nominate their first Presidential candidate, former President Millard Fillmore.Millard Fillmore Quotes
February 18th, 1851 (February 18 1851)DeathCarl Gustav Jakob Jacobi, German mathematician (born in 1804)
February 18th, 1849 (February 18 1849)BirthAlexander Kielland, Norwegian author (died in 1906)
February 18th, 1848 (February 18 1848)BirthLouis Comfort Tiffany, American glass artist (died in 1933)
February 18th, 1846 (February 18 1846)BirthWilson Barrett, English playwright (died in 1904)
February 18th, 1842 (February 18 1842)DeathThomas Hazlehurst, English soap and alkali manufacturer (born in 1779)
February 18th, 1841 (February 18 1841)EventThe first ongoing filibuster in the United States Senate begins and lasts until March 11.
February 18th, 1838 (February 18 1838)BirthErnst Mach, Austrian physicist (died in 1916)
February 18th, 1836 (February 18 1836)BirthSri Ramakrishna, Bengali saint, guru of Swami Vivekananda (died in 1886)Swami Vivekananda Quotes
February 18th, 1814 (February 18 1814)EventThe Battle of Montereau occurs.
February 18th, 1814 (February 18 1814)BirthSamuel Fenton Cary, U. S. Congressman (died in 1900)
February 18th, 1803 (February 18 1803)DeathJohann Wilhelm Ludwig Gleim, German poet (born in 1719)
February 18th, 1797 (February 18 1797)EventTrinidad is surrendered to a British fleet under the command of Sir Ralph Abercromby.
February 18th, 1788 (February 18 1788)DeathJohn Whitehurst, English clockmaker and scientist (born in 1713)
February 18th, 1785 (February 18 1785)DeathJohnny Appleseed, American environmentalist (b.1774)
February 18th, 1780 (February 18 1780)DeathKristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (born in 1714)
February 18th, 1778 (February 18 1778)DeathJoseph Marie Terray, French statesman (born in 1715)
February 18th, 1772 (February 18 1772)DeathJohann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (born in 1712)
February 18th, 1748 (February 18 1748)DeathOtto Ferdinand von Abensberg und Traun, Austrian field marshal (born in 1677)
February 18th, 1745 (February 18 1745)BirthAlessandro Volta, Italian physicist (died in 1827)
February 18th, 1743 (February 18 1743)DeathAnna Maria Luisa de Medici, last of the Medicis (born in 1667)
February 18th, 1718 (February 18 1718)DeathPierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (born in 1663)
February 18th, 1712 (February 18 1712)DeathLouis, duc de Bourgogne, heir to the throne of France (born in 1682)
February 18th, 1685 (February 18 1685)EventFort St. Louis is established by a Frenchman at Matagorda Bay thus forming the basis for France s claim to Texas.
February 18th, 1683 (February 18 1683)DeathNicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem, Dutch painter (born in 1620)
February 18th, 1658 (February 18 1658)BirthCharles-Irenee Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (died in 1743)
February 18th, 1654 (February 18 1654)DeathJean-Louis Guez de Balzac, French writer (born in 1594)
February 18th, 1642 (February 18 1642)BirthMarie Champmesle, French actress (died in 1698)
February 18th, 1635 (February 18 1635)BirthJohan Goransson Gyllenstierna, Swedish statesman (died in 1680)
February 18th, 1609 (February 18 1609)BirthEdward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, English historian (died in 1674)
February 18th, 1602 (February 18 1602)BirthPer Brahe (the younger), Swedish soldier (died in 1680)
February 18th, 1583 (February 18 1583)DeathAntonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (born in 1503)
February 18th, 1564 (February 18 1564)DeathMichelangelo Buonarroti, Italian artist (born in 1475)Michelangelo Buonarroti Quotes
February 18th, 1559 (February 18 1559)BirthIsaac Casaubon, French classical scholar (died in 1614)
February 18th, 1546 (February 18 1546)DeathMartin Luther, German religious reformer (born in 1483)Martin Luther Quotes
February 18th, 1543 (February 18 1543)BirthCharles III, Duke of Lorraine (died in 1608)
February 18th, 1535 (February 18 1535)DeathHeinrich Cornelius Agrippa, astrologer and alchemist (born in 1486)
February 18th, 1530 (February 18 1530)BirthUesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord (died in 1578)
February 18th, 1516 (February 18 1516)BirthQueen Mary I of England (died in 1558) Mary I of England Quotes
February 18th, 1486 (February 18 1486)BirthChaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer
February 18th, 1478 (February 18 1478)EventGeorge, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is privately executed in the Tower of London.
February 18th, 1478 (February 18 1478)DeathGeorge, Duke of Clarence, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England (executed) (born in 1449) Richard III of England Quotes
February 18th, 1455 (February 18 1455)DeathFra Angelico, Italian artist (born in 1395)
February 18th, 1405 (February 18 1405)DeathTamerlane, Mongol Emperor (born in 1336)
February 18th, 1379 (February 18 1379)DeathAlbert II of Mecklenburg (born in 1318)
February 18th, 1374 (February 18 1374)BirthSaint Jadwiga of Poland, queen of Poland (died in 1399)
February 18th, 1294 (February 18 1294)DeathKublai Khan, Mongol Emperor (born in 1215)
February 18th, 1268 (February 18 1268)EventThe Livonian Brothers of the Sword are defeated by Dovmont of Pskov in the Battle of Rakovor.
February 18th, 1229 (February 18 1229)EventThe 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.
February 18th, 1139 (February 18 1139)DeathPrince Yaropolk II of Kiev (born in 1082)
February 18th, 0999 (February 18 0999)DeathPope Gregory V (born in 972)
February 18th, 0901 (February 18 0901)DeathThabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (born in 826)
February 18th, 0814 (February 18 0814)DeathAngilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne Charlemagne Quotes
February 18th, 0806 (February 18 0806)DeathTarasius, Patriarch of Constantinople (born in 730)

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