March 18 in history: From Aleksei Leonov in space to Germany's first democratic elections

From Russia's Aleksei Leonov in space to the first democratic elections in Germany, we have got it all covered for you. Take a look at what happened on March 18 in history.

1913

King George I of Greece is assassinated in Thessaloniki

(Photograph:WION)

1937

Gas Explosion kills 300 children in a school in Texas

(Photograph:WION)

1962

Évian Accords are signed, ending the Algerian War

(Photograph:WION)

1965

Russia's Aleksei Leonov becomes first person to walk in space

(Photograph:WION)

1990

East Germany holds its first democratic elections

(Photograph:WION)

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