On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1812

Historical Events

  • War of 1812 begins as US declares war against Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Goncharov, Russian novelist/travel writer (Oblomov)
1812 Highlights

About June 18, 1812

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini