On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Nico J. Polak, Dutch economist, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1948)

Famous Deaths

  • Orson Squire Fowler, American phrenologist and lecturer, dies at 77
1887 Highlights

About August 18, 1887

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo