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Wednesday July 18, 2018

July 18: Day of the Week

July 18, 2018 was the 199th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 166 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.

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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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July 18 Historical Event(s)

  • 1862
    First ascent of Dent Blanche, one of the highest summits in the Alps.
  • 1863
    American Civil War: Battle of Fort Wagner/Morris Island – the first formal African American military unit, the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, fails in their assault on Confederate-held Battery Wagner.
  • 1870
    The First Vatican Council decrees the dogma of papal infallibility.
  • 1944
    World War II: Hideki Tojo resigns as Prime Minister of Japan due to numerous setbacks in the war effort.
  • 1955
    The first Disneyland theme park, in Anaheim, California, officially opens to the public.
  • 1982
    268 campesinos (“peasants” or “country people”) are slain in the Plan de Sánchez massacre in Ríos Montt’s Guatemala.
  • 1986
    A tornado is broadcast live on KARE television in Minnesota when the station’s helicopter pilot makes a chance encounter.
  • 1992
    The ten victims of the La Cantuta massacre disappear from their university in Lima.
  • 1994
    The bombing of the Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina (Argentinian Jewish Communal Center) in Buenos Aires kills 85 people (mostly Jewish) and injures 300.
  • 1995
    On the Caribbean island of Montserrat, the Soufriere Hills volcano erupts. Over the course of several years, it devastates the island, destroying the capital and forcing most of the population to flee.

Who were born on July 18?

  • 1501
    Isabella of Burgundy, wife of Christian II of Denmark (d. 1526)
  • 1718
    Saverio Bettinelli, Italian writer (d. 1808)
  • 1910
    Diptendu Pramanick, Indian film personality (d.1989)
  • 1916
    Johnny Hopp, baseball player (d. 2003)
  • 1933
    Jean Yanne, French film actor and director (d. 2003)
  • 1957
    Keith Levene, English musician (Public Image Limited)
  • 1963
    Mike Greenwell, baseball player
  • 1971
    Sarah McLeod, New Zealand actress
  • 1977
    Alfian bin Sa'at, Singaporean writer, poet and playwright
  • 1978
    Verónica Romeo, Spanish singer

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