On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1853

Famous Deaths

  • William R. King, American politician (Vice President 1853), dies at 67 one month after his inauguration
1853 Highlights

About April 18, 1853

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries