On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1858

Historical Events

  • Dutch Van der Brugghen government resigns

Famous Birthdays

Rudolf Diesel

Rudolf Diesel, French-born German engineer (invented the diesel engine), born in Paris, France (disappeared 1913)

1858 Highlights

About March 18, 1858

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces