Birthdays/Anniversaries

RSS Today in History

  • Today in History for 18th February 2018
    Historical Events 1688 - Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa 1967 - Bob Seagren sets pole vault record at 17'3" 1973 - 54-kg octopus measuring 7m across captured in Hood Canal, Washington 1979 - Snow falls in Sahara Desert 1991 - Edmonton Oiler goalie Grant Fuhr returns to NHL after season-long […]

RSS Famous Birthdays

  • Famous Birthdays for 18th February 2018
    1841 - Samuel Prowse Warren, composer 1898 - Luis Muñoz Marín, Puerto Rican poet (d. 1980) 1915 - Phyllis Calvert [Bickle], British actress (Crash of Silence, The Man in Grey), born in London, England (d. 2002) 1920 - Jack Palance [Vladimir Palahniuk], American actor (City Slickers, Contempt, Batman), born in Lattimer Mines, Pennsylvania (d. 2006) […]