On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1901

Historical Events

  • The USA and Great Britain sign the Second Hay-Pauncefote Treaty, or Interoceanic Ship Canal Treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Wood, American golfer (US Masters, US Open 1941), born in Lake Placid, New York (d. 1968)

George Gallup

George Gallup, American survey sampling pioneer and inventor of the Gallup poll, born in Jefferson, Iowa (d. 1984)


1901 Highlights

About November 18, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio