On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Willem Kernkamp, Dutch minister of Colonies (Islam & Woman), born in Edam, Netherlands (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths

  • Horatio Alger, American clergyman and author (Disagreeable Woman, Ragged Dick), dies at 67
1899 Highlights

About July 18, 1899

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer