What Happened on April 18, 1881

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Billy the Kid escapes from the Lincoln County jail in Mesilla, New Mexico.

Frontier Outlaw Billy the Kid
Frontier Outlaw
Billy the Kid
  • Natural History Museum opens in South Kensington, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann KJ Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Dr Eisenbart)
  • Max Weber, Polish/Russian/US painter