What Happened on February 18, 1899

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
1899 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Bryant, English historian (King Charles II), born in Dersingham, England (d. 1985)
Born in 1899

Famous Deaths

  • Marius Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician (continuous symmetry), dies at 56

About February 18, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius