What Happened on October 18, 1854

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Murdoch, Australian cricket batsman (18 Tests Australia, 1 England; 2 x 100s; NSW, Sussex CCC, London CCC), born in Bendigo, Australia (d. 1911)
  • Charles Scribner II, American magazine and book publisher, born in New York City (d. 1930)
  • Salomon August Andrée, Swedish engineer, balloonist and polar explorer, born in Gränna, Sweden (d. 1897)
1854 Highlights

About October 18, 1854

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra