On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • Amelita Galli-Curci, Italian-American operatic soprano (Cave of the Winds), born in Milan, Italy (d. 1963)
  • Jacques Maritain, French Catholic philosopher (exponent of St Thomas), born in Paris (d. 1973)
  • Wyndham Lewis, English author (Tarr, Apes of God) and co-founder of the Vorticist movement in art, born in Amherst, Nova Scotia (d. 1957)
1882 Highlights

About November 18, 1882

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio