What Happened on January 18, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • A 611 gram chondrite type meteorite stikes a house near the village of Baxter in Stone County, Missouri.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alec Coxon, cricketer (England pace bowler in one Test, 2-90 & 1-82)
  • James Crow, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, geneticist and influential educator (Genetic Theories and Influences: Comments on the Value of Diversity), (d. 2012)