On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1902

Historical Events

  • Despite reports that favor the US building a route through Nicaragua for a canal, a 'supplementary report' recommends the route through Panama

Famous Deaths

  • Filippo Marchetti, composer, dies at 70
1902 Highlights

About January 18, 1902

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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