On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1884

Historical Events

  • General Charles Gordon arrives in Khartoum

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Police seize all copies of tolstoy's "What I Believe In"

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician (d. 1970)
  • Burton "Burt" Mustin, American actor (All in the Family, The Andy Griffith Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1977)
1884 Highlights

About February 18, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius