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Tuesday August 18, 1936

diary 2The story continues with the second journal.  This is an entry from her personal diary, by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more

No post today

Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:

Joe Louis knocked out Jack Sharkey in the third round in front of 29,331 at Yankee Stadium. It was Sharkey’s final match

The German merchant ship Kamerun was stopped by a shot across its bow and searched by a Spanish warship. Kamerun was forbidden to enter any Spanish port on the grounds of carrying oil and other war materials.

Date of Birth: August 18, 1936, in  Santa Monica, California, USA Birth Name:Charles Robert Redford Jr. Nickname	: Bob Height: 5' 10½" (1.79 m):

Charles Robert Redford Jr.is born in Santa Monica California.





Chicago Daily Tribune August 18, 1936
Chicago Daily Tribune August 18, 1936