November 18, 1906 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Anarchist's bomb St. Peter's Basilica in Rome
  • Langdon Mitchell's "New York Idea" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in History

  • Alec Issigonis, Greek-British car designer (d. 1988)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

George Wald, American physiologist and biologist (eye, Nobel 1967), born in NYC, New York (d. 1997)

Scientist George Wald
George Wald
  • Klaus Mann, German/US author (Mephisto)/son of Thomas Mann