On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1899

Historical Events

  • Phoebe, a moon of Saturn is discovered by William Pickering

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Strutt Galton, English engineer (rails, trains), dies at 76
  • Svetolik Ranković, Serbian writer (Crushed Ideals), dies at 35
1899 Highlights

About March 18, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces