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February 18

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on February 18. From 1900 until now. February 18 is under the sign of Aquarius. Famous birthdays on this day include John Travolta (1954), Yoko Ono (1933) and Dr Dre (1965). Several movies were released around February 18 over the years, such as Wheels of Destiny in 1934 directed by Alan James and It Happened One Night in 1934 directed by Frank Capra.
But much more happened on February 18 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around February 18 over the years?

Wheels of Destiny

Release year: 1934

Directed by: Alan James

Starring: Ken Maynard, Dorothy Dix, Philo McCullough, Frank Rice

It Happened One Night

Release year: 1934

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns

Country: United States of America

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Release year: 2009

Directed by: Niels Arden Oplev

Starring: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Ewa Fröling, Lena Endre

Country: United States of America

The Milky Way

Release year: 1969

Directed by: Luis Buñuel

Starring: Paul Frankeur, Laurent Terzieff, Alain Cuny, Edith Scob

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Release year: 1969

Directed by: Ronald Neame

Starring: Maggie Smith, Gordon Jackson, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 18?


  • Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)


  • 2019 Kashmir conflict: Two reported Jaish-e-Mohammed militants, one civilian and four Indian soldiers are killed in a skirmish in the Pulwama district of Indian-administered Kashmir as police search for suspects in Thursday's suicide attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitary police. (arynews)
  • 2018 2018 Kizlyar church shooting: A gunman kills five people and wounds several others at a church in Kizlyar, Dagestan, Russia. Police later shoot and kill him. (BBC)
  • 2017 2017 Leuven derailment: One person is killed and 20 are injured when a passenger train derails near Leuven, Belgium. (Sky News)
  • 2016 Kurdish–Turkish conflict: February 2016 Diyarbakır bombing: A roadside bomb hits a military convoy, killing six Turkish Army soldiers in the southeast Diyarbakır Province. (ABC News) (Reuters)Turkish Air Force jets bomb Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) bases in Iraqi Kurdistan just hours after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan blamed Kurdish militants for the 2016 Ankara bombing. (Haaretz)
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Which were the most popular books released around February 18 over the years?

Viper Game

Year: 2015

By: Christine Feehan

Sink your teeth into this #1 New York Times bestselling GhostWalker novel—a “fantastic, sinister tale of danger and treachery”(RT Book Reviews).GhostWalker Wyatt Fontenot knows the price he paid for the secret military experiments that gave him his special catlike abilities.

The Top Of The Hill

Year: 1980

By: Irwin Shaw

"The world famous author of Rich Man, Poor Man and Beggarman, Thief has created one of his most memorable characters for one of his most unusual novels; a brilliantly written story

Love Is Eternal

Year: 1955

By: Irving Stone

A politically-minded young lady and an awkward lawyer marry and eventually become President and First Lady


Year: 1991

By: Judith Krantz

"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

The Right Man

Year: 2003

By: David Frum

The Right Man is the first inside account of a historic year in the Bush White House, by the presidential speechwriter credited with the phrase axis of evil.

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