On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1906

Historical Events

Music History

Vincent d'Indy's "Jour D'été à La Montagne" premieres in Paris

Composer Vincent d'Indy
Vincent d'Indy

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Asperger, Austrian pediatrician and eponym of Asperger syndrome, born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • John Batterson Stetson, American hat manufacturer, dies at 75
  • Willem Doorenbos, Dutch literary and critic, dies at 85
1906 Highlights

About February 18, 1906

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius