On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1901

Historical Events

Catholic Encyclical

Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Graves De Communi Re

Famous Birthdays

  • Arie Querido, Dutch social psychiatrist, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • Ivan Petrovsky, Russian mathematician, born in Sevsk, Russia (d. 1973)
1901 Highlights

About January 18, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn