What Happened on February 18, 1878

Historical Events

  • John Tunstall is murdered by outlaw Jessie Evans, sparking the Lincoln County War in Lincoln County, New Mexico.

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Laurentius Regout, Dutch industrialist (founded crystal and potter firm P. Regout & Co/Sphinx), dies at 76
1878 Highlights

About February 18, 1878

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius