On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1858

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist

Famous Weddings

Henrik Ibsen

Norwegian modernist playwright "The Doll's House" Henrik Ibsen (30) marries Suzannah Thoresen (21) in Oslo

Famous Deaths

  • Lakshmi Bai, Indian Queen of the princely state of Jhansi in North India and leader of the Indian Mutiny (1857-58), dies at 23
1858 Highlights

About June 18, 1858

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 164 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini