On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Augustus Thomas' "Witching Hour" premieres in NYC
  • Fairmont Hotel opens in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Miklós Rózsa, Hungarian-American movie composer (Spellbound, A Double Life , Ben-Hur), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1995)
  • Stephen Longstreet, American writer (All or Nothing), born in New York (d. 2002)