On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1863

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestFranz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria whose assassination in 1914 led to declarations of war in WWI, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1914)

Archduke of Austria Franz Ferdinand
Archduke of Austria
Franz Ferdinand

1863 Highlights

About December 18, 1863

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius