On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • (John) Jean Goldkette, French jazz pianist and bandleader, born in Valenciennes, France (d. 1962)
  • Costante Girardengo, Italian cyclist, born in Novi Ligure, Italy (d. 1978)
  • Wilfred Owen, English soldier & anti-war poet (Anthem for Doomed Youth, Futility), born in Oswestry, Shropshire, England (d. 1918)
1893 Highlights

About March 18, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces