On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1855

Famous Birthdays

  • Abraham Bredius, Dutch art historian (Jan Steen), born in Amsterdam (d. 1946)
  • Josef Gruber, Austrian organist and composer, born in W√∂sendorf in the Wachau (d. 1933)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Baptiste Isabey, French painter, dies at 88
1855 Highlights

About April 18, 1855

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries