Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Title reads: "This Day - March 18th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Mar 1920 - Statue unveiled to Nurse Edith Cavel in London. Shots of fighting in WWI. Shots of memorial service for Nurse Cavel.
Mar 1936 - Funeral parade for Admiral Earl Beatty. Royals in the parade.
Mar 1948 - Funeral in Czechoslovakia for Jan Masaryk.
Mar 1922 - Cairo parades as Egypt becomes independent of Turkish rule. VS of King Fuad.
Mar 1949 - American Evangelist, Krishna Venta and wife stroll in London.
Mar 1930 - Parades and demonstrations in America during the depression.
Mar 1927 - Diamond rush crowd scenes in South Africa.
Mar 1925 - Fire in Madame Tussaud's waxworks museum in London.
Mar 1922 - Queen Mary opening rebuilt Waterloo railway station.
Mar 1930 - Start of Oxford University hot air balloon club. Tallulah Bankhead is there.
Mar 1944 - King Peter of Yugoslavia marries Princess Alexandra of Greece. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth attend along with many European Royals.
Mar 1945 - Battle for Iwo Jima in WWII. American launch attack from aircraft carriers. Landing craft carrying American Marines land on beaches. Good shots of fighting.
Compilation of material from the Pathe Library - Paperwork gives details of sources. Made in 1956.