On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1890

Historical Events

  • 1st US state naval militia organized (Massachusetts)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck resigns after 19 years after disagreement with German Emperor Wilhelm II

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck
German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerardus van der Leeuw, Dutch religion historian/minister of Education
1890 Highlights

About March 18, 1890

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces