On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1895

Historical Events

Historic Event

Booker T. Washington delivers 'Atlanta Compromise' address

  • Daniel David Palmer of Davenport, Iowa, gives the first chiropractic adjustment

Famous Birthdays

John Diefenbaker

John Diefenbaker, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1957-63), born in Neustadt, Ontario (d. 1979)

  • Tomoji Tanabe, Japanese supercentenarian who dies of old age at 113, born in Miyakonojo, Miyazaki, Japan (d. 2009)
1895 Highlights

About September 18, 1895

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo