On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • Alberto Franchetti, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1942)

Famous Deaths

  • Casimiro de Abreu, Brazil, poet (Meus oito anos), novelist and playwright (Camoes e o jau), dies at 21
  • Joseph Locke, English railway and civil engineer, dies at 55
1860 Highlights

About September 18, 1860

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo