On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1886

Historical Events

  • Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England

Famous Birthdays

  • Antoine Pevsner, French sculptor
  • Peter Alma, Dutch painter and graphic artist

Famous Deaths

  • Baldassare Verazzi, Italian painter (b. 1819)
  • Michal Czajchovski [Sadik Pasja], writer, dies
1886 Highlights

About January 18, 1886

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 135 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn