On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1900

Historical Events

  • Battle at Paardeberg, 1,270 British killed/injured
  • British troops occupy Monte Christo, Natal

Famous Deaths

  • Clinton L. Merriam, American politician (b. 1824)
  • Eugenio Beltrami, Italian mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry), dies at 64
1900 Highlights

About February 18, 1900

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius