On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Albert Black, American archaeologist, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1964)

Person of interestVijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, Indian diplomat and politician, born in Allahabad, India (d. 1990)

Indian Politician and Diplomat Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
Indian Politician and Diplomat
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
  • Walter O'Keefe, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood), born in Hartford, Connecticut
1900 Highlights

About August 18, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo