What Happened on October 18, 1871

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Blokkade, Ghetto), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCharles Babbage

Charles Babbage, English mathematician/inventor (calculator), dies of renal failure at 79

Inventor Charles Babbage
Inventor
Charles Babbage