On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • Leopold Stokowski, British conductor (Philadelphia Orchestra, Disney's Fantasia), born in London, England (d. 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Cole, English inventor & civil servant, 1st director of the V&A Museum, promoter of 1851 Great Exhibition, dies at 73
1882 Highlights

About April 18, 1882

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries