On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • (Theodore Childress) "Chill" Wills, American pop baritone singer (Avalon Boys), and actor (The Alamo; Rounders), born in Seagoville, Texas (d. 1978)
  • Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, born in Utrecht (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • John White, American organist and composer, dies at 47
1902 Highlights

About July 18, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 120 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer