On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • George "The Gipper" Gipp, American football player (Notre Dame), born in Laurium, Michigan (d. 1920)
  • Semjon Timoshenko, Russ marshal/inspector-general (WWII)

Famous Deaths

  • Archduke Albrecht of Austria, Duke of Teschen (Battle at Custozza), dies at 77
  • Karl Abs, German professional wrestler (b. 1851)
1895 Highlights

About February 18, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius