On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1902

Historical Events

  • Brooklyn toymaker Morris Michton names the teddy bear after US President Teddy Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Giuranna, Italian pianist and composer, born in Palermo, Italy (d. 1998)
  • Jorgen Nielsen, Danish author (regional novels)
1902 Highlights

About November 18, 1902

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio