Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 18-Mar
Died on This Day (18-Mar)
Kenneth King Him To was a Hong Kong Australian swimmer who practised individual medley, freestyle, butterfly and breaststroke.
Hong Kong Australian swimmer
Melvin Barry Hines, FRSL was an English author, playwright, screenwriter and amateur footballer.
Clarence V. Ford, known as Clay Ford , was an attorney and Republican politician from Gulf Breeze in Santa Rosa County near Pensacola, Florida, who from 2007 until his death represented District 2 in the Florida House of Representatives.
Warren Minor Christopher was an American lawyer, diplomat and politician.
Wallace Foster Davenport was an American jazz trumpeter.
Eberhard Bethge was a student of the theologian and anti-Nazi Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
Myrtle Alice Cook was a Canadian athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.
Athletics (sport) competitor
Adrienne Bolland, born Boland, was a French test pilot and the first woman to fly over the Andes between Chile and Argentina.
Hans Peter Waldmann was a German Luftwaffe fighter ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany.
Recipient of the Knight's Cross
John P. Leedom
John Peter Leedom was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.
Charles Edward Anderson Berry was an American singer, songwriter and guitarist, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.
Ara Shiraz was an Armenian sculptor. His mother and father were the poets Silva Kaputikyan and Hovhannes Shiraz.
Imra Agotić was a Croatian general who distinguished himself in the Croatian War of Independence.
Fess Elisha Parker Jr. , was an American film and television actor best known for his portrayals of Davy Crockett in the Walt Disney 1954–1955 TV miniseries, which aired on ABC, and as Daniel Boone in an NBC television series from 1964 to 1970.
Adam Osborne was a British-American author, book and software publisher, and computer designer who founded several companies in the United States and elsewhere.
Robin Hughes Harris was an American comedian and actor, known for his recurring comic sketch about "Bébé's Kids".
Jessica Valentina Dragonette was a singer who became popular on American radio and was active in the World War II effort.
Waldo Peirce was an American painter, who for many years reveled in living the life of a bohemian expatriate.
Franz Büchner was one of the most successful German fighter aces of the First World War, shooting down 40 enemy aircraft.
German flying ace
Gulian C. Verplanck
Gulian Crommelin Verplanck was an American attorney, politician, and writer.