What Happened on September 18, 1895

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Booker T. Washington delivers 'Atlanta Compromise' address

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington
  • Daniel David Palmer of Davenport, Iowa gives the first chiropractic adjustment

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Diefenbaker, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1957-63), born in Neustadt, Ontario (d. 1979)

13th Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker
13th Prime Minister of Canada
John Diefenbaker
  • Tomoji Tanabe, the oldest man in the world as of June 2007