What Happened on December 18, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernand Collin, Belgian economist and banker, born in Antwerp (d. 1990)

Fletcher HendersonFletcher Henderson (1897-1952)

American pianist, bandleader, composer, and arranger (Benny Goodman Orchestra), born in Cuthbert, Georgia [1]

Born in 1897
1897 Highlights

About December 18, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius