On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 80°F recorded in San Francisco, California
  • San Francisco named as a port of dispatch for Army transports
  • Stanley Cup, Montreal Arena, Westmount, Quebec: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 3-2 to sweep series, 2-0 for CAHL

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Bryant, English historian (King Charles II)

Famous Deaths

  • M Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 56