On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1856

Historical Events

Historic Event

The American Party (Know-Nothings) convenes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to nominate its first Presidential candidate, former President Millard Fillmore.

1856 Highlights

About February 18, 1856

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius